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Alabama Rot.....What is it and how do i know my dog has it?

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Alabama Rot.....What is it and how do i know my dog has it?

Over the last few days we have received lots of calls and e-mails about the recent outbreaks of a disease called Alabama Rot and i wanted to take some time to put together some information for all our pet owners about this disease that is affecting a large number of pets across the UK. So… What is Alabama Rot? Its technical name Cutaneous and Renal Glomerular Vasculopathy (CRGV) otherwise known as Alabama rot is a disease caused by damage to blood vessels of the skin and kidney. Tiny blood clots form in the blood vessels. These clots then blocks the...

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