University of Saskatchewan

Western College of Veterinary Medicine

Taylor, Susan

Professor, Small Animal Medicine,
Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Office Location: WCVM 2444
Phone: 306-966-7093
Fax: 306-966-7174

Academic Credentials

Teaching and Clinical Areas

Dr. Taylor is a professor in the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences and works as a staff internist in the Small Animal Clinic of the Veterinary Medical Centre.

Dr. Taylor moved to Canada to join the WCVM staff in 1985. Her professional interests include neurology, respiratory medicine and infectious and immune-mediated diseases.

Research Interests

Dr. Taylor's areas of active research include medical, neuromuscular and neurological problems affecting canine athletes (sled dogs, field trial retrievers and working border collies). She is actively investigating the inherited disorder, exercise induced collapse (EIC) in Labrador retrievers and a similar disorder in border collies (border collie collapse or BCC).

As well, Dr. Taylor is studying a distinct partial seizure disorder (atypical epilepsy, paroxysmal dyskinesia) in Labrador retrievers and focal seizure disorders manifesting with autonomic signs in all breeds.



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