Just like humans, dogs can develop a number of heart conditions. Many of these are congenital (present at birth) while others develop. Serious heart problems can affect both young and old dogs alike. Other issues, such as mild heart murmurs, can be nothing to worry about.
So, your vet has just told you that your elderly dog has a heart murmur. Your first reaction might be to panic, concerned that your dog may have a heart attack at any moment. Or […]