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DogChannel.com: "Anal Sac Impaction," "Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Allergy and Skin Problems,"
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Kathy Snyder, DVM, Internal Medicine and Emergency/Critical Care, Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine.
PetEducation.com: "Acral Lick Dermatitis/Granuloma."
The Merck Veterinary Manual: "Anal Sac Disease," "Seborrhea: Introduction."
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