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My dog is keeping hind/tail quarters area raised and lays
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My male husky mix came home last night from outside and was
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I'm dog sitting an I have noticed that the dog has been
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My 2 yr old German Shepherd dog keeps licking the area around
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My dog (leonberger - possible mix) is 4.5 years old. he started
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