Resources and Links

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  • Canine Links

  • Equine Links

  • Manitoba Places, People, and Products

  • Equine Vital Stats:

    • Equine Resting respiration rate: 12 / minute
    • Equine Resting Heart rate: 35 – 44/ minute
    • Equine rectal temperature: 99.5 – 100F / 37.5 – 37.8 C
      (See Article #11076 on thehorse.com for video on taking heart rate.)

    Canine Vital Stats:

    Note: with such a broad range of  ‘normal’ rates, get to know what is average for your healthy dog.

    • Respiratory Rate: 10 – 30 breaths/minute
    • Temperature: 99.5 – 102.5 F / 37.5 – 39.2C
    • Heart Rate:
      Adult: 70-160 beats/minute
      Puppy: 80-180+ beats / minute
      Toy Breeds (Adults and Puppies): 70-180 beats / minute