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Do animals have heart attacks?

y dont animals get heart attacks??
Sat, 9 Jul 2011
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Animals do get heart attacks.Dogs are prone to cardiac diseases and arrhythmia.Dogs are prone for many cancers also.
For example , feeding dog with chocolates can cause arrhythmia which can be fatal.
many of the animals remain healthy as their life span is low , food habit is healthy (unlike humans) and risk factors are low.
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