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Hernias in dogs (umbilical and inguinal)

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Hernias in dogs (umbilical and inguinal)

There are several types of hernia (also known as a rupture) seen in the dog and the causes vary between the different types. Some hernias can be minor, but in certain circumstances they can be very serious and often require surgical treatment.

What is a hernia?

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What is an umbilical hernia?

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What is an inguinal hernia?

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How will I know if my dog has a hernia?

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How will my vet know if my dog has a hernia?

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How are hernias treated?

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How can I prevent my dog developing a hernia?

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What problems may occur after my dog’s hernia surgery?

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