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Puerperal hypocalcemia is seen in bitches 15 days onward after whelping.. Hypocalcemia may also occur only some days after whelping.
Average blood concentrations of calcium in dogs is 8.4 t - 11.2 mg / ml. excessive suckling from puppies of mother’s lactation system is overloaded, calcium in the blood is suddenly imbalanced , reduced to below 8.0 mg / ml of blood. The disease occurs rapidly, supplement of calcium in bitches dunring lactation are not effective for prevention of the disease.