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Dr. Alleyne
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I HAVE A 2 YR OLD FRENCHIE. I HAVE SPENT THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS HER FIRST YEAR AT PVSEC A RENOUNED PET HOSPITAL HERE IN PGH., HER FIRST YEAR TO FIND OUT WHY SHE"SCOOTS?" SHE WILL RUB UP AND DOWN WITH HE… read more
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Took my dog to get her anal glands expressed because she was
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My dog has been dragging her on the carpet for a few days
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My 7lb maltese/shitzu named bella had a ruptured anal gland.
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Dr. Matt
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my dog which happens to be a XXXXX XXXXX keeps draging his
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Dr. B.
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My 10 month old goldendoodle just sat down quickly, again.
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Dr. Drew
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I have a 2 1/2 yr. old blu nose pitt,he acts like hes in pain
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I have a female 14lb schtzu. Ive brought her to the doctor
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Dr. Andy
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Doctoral Degree
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Dr. Peter
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Two weeks ago we took our dog to the vet for his 2nd series
Two weeks ago we took our dog to the vet for his 2nd series of puppy shots. The vet said he looked fine, everything normal. However, three days ago he started acting a little strange. Yesterday, he pr… read more
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Dr. Andy
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my 2yr old cat is leaking an odorless clear liquid from her
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Dr. Scott
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Doctoral Degree
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Jamie
veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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My 4 yr old Jack Russel has allergies. Lately she has been
My 4 yr old Jack Russel has allergies. Lately she has been trying to lick and bite at her butt. Sometimes she scoots. I have been getting her anal glands expressed about once per month. Could there be… read more
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