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I have a female Akita with mastitis engorged tears. Red. Won't

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I have a female Akita with mastitis engorged tears. Red. Won't let the pups eat. Almost 4 weeks old. Just did great first feeding of solids. Is there anything I can do to help mom until I can get her to vet Monday?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Anything else I can tell the Veterinarian before I connect you two?
Customer: Oh cool. Didn't know I was gonna get one
JA: What is the dog's name?
Customer: Phenix
JA: Pardon me?
Customer: Greek god Phenix
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  brisadog replied 6 months ago.
Hi, I can help you with your question today.
Expert:  brisadog replied 6 months ago.
There are varying degrees of severity with mastitis. It is always uncomfortable, but it can also be very serious if the tissue begins to die. Could you post a picture of her abdomen/mammary glands for me?

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