General information on Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy is a disease of the heart muscle. This is caused usually by hereditary or congenital defects, most common in larger dog breeds.
Symptoms of Cardiomyopathy
The symptoms of Cardiomyopathy are breathlessness, bouts of coughing, extended abdomen, and weight loss.
Treatments for Cardiomyopathy
If your dog is exhibiting any of these symptoms keep your dog calm and don't allow him to exert himself. Occasionally, surgery may correct the condition.
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