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on July 1, 2020

Confront DCM with dog food supplements, DNA tests

Geneticists have examined DCM in dogs, looking for unknown connections to the heart disease.

While scientists still have much to learn about what causes dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs, pet food companies do have tools to deal with DCM while researchers look for answers. Genetic screening may allow pet owners to identify aspects of their pet’s DNA that may put the dog at…

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