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Had 6 puppies 2 weeks ago & were nursing fine. Last night
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Hello, My dog shows signs of mastitis since yesterday afternoon. She has very big breasts and hot she refuses to be touched, the puppies are unable to suckle. 101.1 f she did last night. the vet is cl… read more
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