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Pet Talk: Some dogs predisposed to deadly bloating
Bloat (officially gastric dilatation/volvulus, or GDV) is a condition that some call the "mother of all emergencies," one that kills thousands of dogs a year, one so concerning that the non-profit AKC Canine Health Foundation has identified as one of its research priorities establishing ways to prevent bloat and identifying the contributions of genetics to it.
And yet, many pet owners have never heard of it, don't know they have a breed (or a mutt composed of a breed) that's predisposed to it, and are unaware of the symptoms and the need for instant action when they materialize. More
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