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    For Dogs, a Ruff Summer

    As difficult as summer is for Las Vegans with seasonal allergies, the pollen blowing about the Valley can make man’s best friend downright miserable. These environmental allergies are not new, but workers at several veterinary hospitals say they are seeing an increase in allergy cases—though it’s not clear why. “I feel like every year I’m telling people, ‘Allergies are really bad this year,’” says Christiano Fontes, a veterinarian with Sunridge Animal Hospital in Henderson.