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We will be emphasizing the left ventricle and mitral valve, since that is the area of the heart that causes most of the problem as dogs age. The heart needs a normal rhythm to pump the blood well. Even if the procedures are successful, the benefits erode with the passage of time. Many scientific studies validate the effect diet and supplements can have for the body to heal damages to the cardiovascular system. To see any graphs, charts, graphics, images, and quotes to which Dr.

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