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Nervous System

The nervous system includes the brain, spinal cord and all the nerves that communicate between tissues and the brain and spinal cord.

The pictures below are reprinted with permission by the copyright owner, Hill’s Pet Nutrition, from the Atlas of Veterinary Clinical Anatomy. These illustrations should not be downloaded, printed, or copied except for personal, non-commercial use.

Normal Vertebral Column and Spinal Cord

Prolapsed Intervertebral Disk