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my dog is in heat and her vulva is severely swollen will it ...

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my dog is in heat and her vulva is severely swollen will it go back to normal?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Jane Lefler replied 8 years ago.

A swollen vulva is a sign that she is in heat. The heat cycle is usually about 3 weeks longs. Once she is out of heat, the vulva will return to normal.
Here is an excellent website with pictures to illustrate a female in different stages of heat.

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