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Umbilical Hernias in Puppies

Find out all about umbilical hernias in dogs, including their cause and treatment.

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Testicular Cancer in Dogs

Testicular cancer occurs in male, unneutered dogs.

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Cryptorchidism: Retained Testicles in Dogs

Cryptorchid testicles are more likely to become cancerous. Learn about retained testicles in dogs.

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Pyometra in Dogs

Find out about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of pyometra, a life-threatening condition in unspayed, female dogs.

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Dog Neutering: Is Earlier Better?

What is early neutering in dogs? Learn the risks and benefits of neutering dogs early in life.

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Sexual Behavior in Neutered Dogs

Mounting, humping, and other overtly sexual behaviors are a normal part of canine reproduction. But it can be a bit shocking and off-putting when a neutered male or spayed female dog carries on this way. Learn about the reasons some dogs behave this way and tips to correct it.

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