Q. I just noticed my dog has a vertical black line that runs down through the middle of some of her nails. Is there something I should be worrying about?

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A. It's nothing to worry about. If it is deep inside the nail it is the quilt, a little blood vessel. When you clip your dogs nails it must be 1-2mm below this otherwise it will bleed a lot. If it is on the outside of the nail it is just the pigment if the nail and perfectly normal.

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