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Symptoms to Watch for in Your Dog: What Is that Bump?

 “Can anybody tell me what that bump/lump/swelling is on my dog?” This is one of the most frequent questions owners ask… some include a photo and some figure a description should be enough. For sure, they get kudos for finding the bump. That is the most important step – discovering the bump/lump. That is also one of the reasons why…

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IMHA Complications in a Dog: Whitney’s Lost Battle

IMHA Complications in a Dog: Whitney’s Lost Battle

Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA) is a condition in which the dog’s immune system attacks its own red blood cells. If severe anemia wasn’t bad enough, IMHA is notorious for its complications. The most common complication is a thromboembolic disease. Blood can clot within vital organs and cause difficulty breathing and even sudden death. Source: South Carolina Veterinary Specialists Thank you, Jaimy…

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