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Our dog has a fatty tumor schulded to be removed Monday.

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Our dog has a fatty tumor schulded to be removed Monday. Until today there not been a real issue but she is licking it and feels bad and won't eat. There some I do to make her comfortable until Monday?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

Has the lump gotten any bigger or ulcerated ?

Has she had any gagging, retching, lip licking or vomiting?

Is she drinking normally?

Are her gums pink or pale/white? Moist or sticky?

If you press on her belly,does she have any discomfort, tenderness, or tensing?

Could she have eaten something she should not have (ie bones, toys, rocks, plants,chemicals, etc)?