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How To Know If Your Dog Needs A C-Section

How To Know If Your Dog Needs A C-Section

If you do x-rays at day 58-60 of gestation to get a puppy count you can determine if the pups are very large and may be difficult to whelp naturally.  Or if there is a singleton (only one pup) it...

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Death From Over Vaccinating

Death From Over Vaccinating

It is believed that all the vaccinating over the last 4 years of her life took its toll on her body and ultimately caused her death – most likely heart failure.
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Hemangiosarcoma In Dogs And Treatment.

Hemangiosarcoma In Dogs And Treatment.

This is a form of cancer that is said to spread quickly and can affect any organ, body cavity and bone.  It is not curable but treatment can keep it in check and give one more time with their beloved...

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Leptospirosis – To Vaccinate or Not To Vaccinate

Leptospirosis – To Vaccinate or Not To Vaccinate

There is a lot of talk and controversy over this vaccine as there have been quite a number of cases of bad reactions and even death from the vaccine. Some small breeds are more prone to problems and should never...

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Calcium During Whelp (delivery of pups)

Calcium During Whelp (delivery of pups)

Some mother dogs get low calcium when in labor and delivering puppies.  This can be dangerous and lead to eclampsia of the uterus, milk fever or bad temperament toward her pups; from growling to down rite injury or death.
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