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the dog died!!! dogs can have heart attaks?

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kristazink36

Asked by kristazink36 at 3:21 PM on Dec. 2, 2010 in Pets

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  • sure, anything with a heart can have a heart attack
    peanutsmommy1

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 3:22 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • They sure can. We had an Irish Setter that died of a heart attack.
    NannyB.

    Answer by NannyB. at 3:22 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Animals can have anything we can have, including strokes and cancer.
    Conley639

    Answer by Conley639 at 3:22 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • I had a runt Peterbald kitten that the vet said died of a heart attack.
    horsegal2760

    Answer by horsegal2760 at 3:27 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Awww... I'm so sorry for your loss. Yes, dogs can have heart attacks... their circulatory systems are not that different from ours.
    Freela

    Answer by Freela at 3:49 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • I am sure it is possible. My Aussie had and Aneurysm in his heart and died one night while we slept. It was awful he was an older dog but he looked and acted like a young dog. In fact the day before he died we were playing ball and he was having a great time running around. It was devistating. I am so sorry for your loss!

    KyliesMom5

    Answer by KyliesMom5 at 6:09 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • I'm sorry. :-(
    I had a dog die from Breast Cancer (Mammory Tumors).
    SavageGrl

    Answer by SavageGrl at 8:04 PM on Dec. 2, 2010


  • I have lost 2 yorkies this year due to heart attacks.They were mother and daughter,ages 13 and 7.I miss them both.
    Tikismom

    Answer by Tikismom at 10:09 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

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