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Pink belly and circular marks

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    Hi i have a 1 year old hermanns called derek, i have just noticed thet his belly is slightly pink and hes getting these white circular marks too. Can somone please help 20180224_120348.jpg IMG_20180224_120611.jpg
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    Completely normal :)
    If you’re talking about the line in the middle, those are growth lines.
    We haven’t completely figured out what the circles, or “squiggles” are, but we do know that it’s normal and not harmful at all.
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    Do a search for "squiggly lines" and lots of reading material on this subject will come up.

    We don't know what the lines are, but they are normal and not harmful as far as we know.
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    Thats great to hear, thanks guys!!!
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