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Gina, Breeder and Health Care Specialist
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Experience:  20+ years experience in animal health care. Hobby breeder of Olde English Mastiffs and owned by an English Bulldog.
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my dog is bleeding after giving birth eight weeks ago Is this normal

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my maltese gave birth to 4 pups no problems that was 8 weeks ago but she is still bleeding a little . but doesnt seem to be in any pain.


I would have the vet check out your girl....8 weeks is a bit excessive. She may just have a bit of infection going on that will need antibiotics to clear up. There is also a disease called Von Willebrand Disease that can show up after whelping. There is a weblink below for you to check out. :) At any rate, give your vet a call and have him check her out....better safe than sorry. Good luck :)

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