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Wishing you healthy dogs,
Know the Warning Signs of Pyometra
By Christi McDonald
Few things strike fear in me, as a breeder and as the owner of one intact bitch, more than the thought of pyometra.
I had an experience several years ago with one of my older champion bitches who developed pyometra, and afterward I discovered that lots of people who breed and show dogs have never experienced it. It is something you want to recognize immediately when it happens because it can be fatal. more