AKC GAZETTE DECEMBER 2015 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column Our guest columnist is Barbara S. Merickel, DVM. Barbara is chair of the Cardigan Welsh Corgi Club of America Health Committee and a current board member. Urinary calculi, uroliths, and bladder stones are all names for a medical condition known as urolithiasis Urolithiasis can occur in any dog and is not uncommon. It develops when minerals present in the urine form crystals, which then unite into small grains. Over time these grow, as more mineral is deposited on each grain. Uroliths can develop in the kidneys, ureters, bladder, or urethra; in […]