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Matters of heart part 3: a look at more conditions

Mitral valve dysplasia is not common in cats or dogs, but when it is seen, it is more likely to be seen in large breed dogs.
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Matters of heart: patent ductus arteriosis

To understand how PDA affects our pets, it is helpful to get a short primer (this time on fetal mammals).
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Counteracting fence line wars

Is your dog engaged in a fence line war? Find out why they occur, why they can be dangerous and learn training tips to stop them.
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A primer on puppy strangles

While there’s a lot we still don’t know about the condition, puppy strangles seems to be caused by an overactive immune system.
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The danger of dogs riding in the back of pickup trucks

While it might seem like fun for four-legged friends to ride in the pickup bed, the dangers far outweigh the risk.
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All about mixed breed dogs

What do Old Yeller, Benji and Lady’s beloved suitor the Tramp all have in common? They’re all mutts!
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Reverse sneezing in dogs

Witnessing a pet in the midst of a bout of reverse sneezes is frightening at first, but it's important to remember that he is not in respiratory distress.
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Common causes of urinary incontinence in dogs

If you notice that your dog’s bed is damp more than it’s dry, urinary incontinence may be to blame.