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Callus type bump on dogs leg near first joint of the leg.

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Callus type bump on dogs leg near first joint of the leg. Appears to scab and bleed and/discharge. About the size of a marble. Its really hard and he keeps licking and picking at it so it wont heal. What can i do?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Hello and thank you for your question. I am a Veterinary Nurse with over 15 years experience and I have assisted in the care of many pets with this particular medical concern. It would be my pleasure to assist you today. Is it possible for me to obtain some additional information from you about your companion?

1) When did this begin?
2) Do you have pictures to share of the wound?
3) Did this start with an original injury?
4) What has been tried so far?

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