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There is some cause for concern because hip dysplasia does have a hereditary component to it. However, there are other factors that can be involved including growth rate and the size of the pet. The best thing to assess your puppy’s risk would be to have him examined by a veterinarian. They can give you a better idea of his risk after they have examined him.
John Smith, DVMVeterinarian
Dr. John Smith is a graduate of LSU, Class of 1998. He has over 10 years of experience...
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