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My dog has a lump appeared on the underside of s neck, he is

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My dog has a lump appeared on the underside of his neck, he is behaving normally and doesn't seem to mind the lumb being touch the lump came up yesterday i assumed he had been bitten or stung as he was trying to eat flys n the garden but there is no redness
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Is your dog bleeding a lot?
Customer: he has not bleed at all no break in his skin that can be seen
JA: What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Marley 2
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Marley?
Customer: no he is otherwise healthy
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 5 months ago.

You're correct to suspect an envenomation by flying insect, spider, or snake but if you live where Marley 2 could ingest a foxtail, I have to be concerned that you're seeing a foxtail abscess. Please take a look at the image of a foxtail and let me know.