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13 year dog has growth on belly near bäck leg is bleeding, i

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13 year dog has growth on belly near bäck leg is bleeding, i found on line to put heat on and caster oil. I have already spent $180.00 at vets and they want $ 800.00 to remove.
can't afford this what can i do?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Ann M. replied 10 months ago.

Hi there and thank you for your question. My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed, internship-trained veterinarian with 10 years experience in general medicine and emergency and critical care medicine and I would be happy to assist you. Please be patient as there may be slight delays in responses as I research your pet's issue.

How large is the mass? Is it oozing blood, or bleeding large quantities?

Expert:  Dr. Ann M. replied 10 months ago.

Well, at any rate, this is what I would recommend... it is used commonly by a lot of emergency vets and regular vets alike. It is a chinese herb that reduces and stops bleeding, and it can help prolong your dog's life. I would start with 2 capsules twice a day and then decrease to 1 capsule once a day once you are happy with the degree of bleeding (hopefully none).

https://www.activeherb.com/baiyao/

http://www.tiensproduct.com/10-Boxes-Yunnan-Baiyao-Capsules-free-shipping-p/05099.htm

You can research the cheapest place to buy it online if you like. I would also put a thin film of triple antibiotic cream on the growth twice daily to keep infection at bay.

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