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Diseases conditions of dogs

Tachypnea (Fast Breathing) in Dogs

Overview of Tachypnea in Dogs Tachypnea, also referred to as polypnea, is an increased rate of breathing. Tachypnea, unlike dyspnea (distressful feeling associated with labored breathing), need not be an indication of distress in dogs. Causes of Fast Breathing in Dogs There are many causes of fast breathing in dogs.
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How Many Fish Can Be in a 20-Gallon Fish Tank?

I aquarium fish 8 image by cherie from Fotolia.comA 20-gallon fish tank makes a nice display, but watch out for overcrowding. Adjust the number of fish to the size of the tank to keep everybody happy, including you.GuidelinesA general guideline to follow when stocking your aquarium is that you can safely have an inch of fish per gallon of water.
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Diseases conditions of dogs

Fibrosarcoma (FSA) in Dogs (Bone)

Overview of Canine Bone Fibrosarcoma Fibrosarcoma, commonly abbreviated as FSA, is a type of cancer that arises from the fibrous connective tissues of the skull, spine, pelvis and ribs but can arise from any bone that can occur in dogs. This cancer is a part of a group of tumors that would be termed non-osteosarcomas of bone and can sometimes be very difficult to distinguish from the far more common osteosarcoma.
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English Bulldogs - Choosing an English Bulldog

With roots deeply planted in British soil, the English bulldog is a stubborn yet relatively docile breed that has been quite popular since the late 1800s. Initially bred for ferocity and courage, the bulldog is now a devoted and sweet member of the non-sporting group of dogs. History & Origin The English bulldog is the symbol of tenacity and stubborn determination.
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Diseases conditions of dogs

Decreased Appetite in Dogs

Overview of Decreased Appetite in Dogs There are many causes for a dog to have a decreased in appetite or “lack of appetite”. Some dogs don't want to eat or just aren't able to eat. Veterinarians that evaluate dogs with a decrease in appetite categorize this symptom under anorexia. Anorexia is a term used to describe the situation where an animal loses his appetite and does not want to eat or is unable to eat.
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