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  1. Dog with heart disease getting a sedated dental cleaning?

    Dog Health Questions
    I have a little 8 year old Chihuahua who has the beginning stages of heart disease. She has a grade 2 heart murmur and a bit of plaque on one of her valves. She has had it for at least a year (maybe 2-3 years) and has no symptoms and is not on any medication. She has quite a bit of tartar...
  2. Enlarged Heart & Murmur- Medication Question - Advice Please

    Dog Health Questions
    Hello, I'm new to the forum. My 13 year old male maltese had a slight heart murmur for a couple years but the dr said not to worry about it unless he starts breathing fast when resting. A few weeks ago he developed a cough. I brought him to the vet & the vet recommended xrays to see if it...
  3. Puppy heart murmur

    Dog Health Questions
    Hello, I have a 14 week old German Shepherd and recently found out he has a heart murmur. The doctor said on a scale of 1-6 it is a 3. Now a have to get him an EKG and sonogram to see what else may need to be done. I was just wondering if anyone else had similar experiences? What is the best...
  4. Dog rescue - heart murmur

    Dog Health Questions
    Hi everyone, You won't believe this - but hubby and I have adopted another stray; another mini foxie cross even! He looks scarily like my little man, but a fair few years older - probably about 6 years the vet said. The first night he spent with us was quite scary for a number of reasons -...