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What is stemper

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My vet told me that my dog had "stemper"... what is it?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  NancyH replied 8 years ago.
I think the vet didn't speak really clearly and what was meant was distemper which is a viral infection of dogs.
You can read about this here
http://www.marvistavet.com/html/body_canine_distemper.html
and see if the symptoms match what you and the vet were discussing.
Hope this helps you!