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Old November 6th, 2007, 11:45 AM
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hello everyone I have a mixed breed dog . Ive had her since she was weened off her mom. Now she is 7 years old and is expecting her first litter. Does anyone know of any risks with older age dogs with pregnancy? Can anyone help me? Plese respond quick cause she is almost due.

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Old November 6th, 2007, 12:04 PM
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The risks of complications increase in an older pregnant dog, both to her and her unborn puppies. Please seek your veterinarians professional advice immediately.
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Old November 6th, 2007, 01:15 PM
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Is there a reason why you are breeding her?

Yes go to the vet, there are more risks for older dogs.

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