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Our 11 year old Pug is bleeding from s upper gum in s mouth

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Our 11 year old Pug is bleeding from his upper gum in his mouth just started a hour ago . he does have some tarter build up as we could not afford to have his teeth cleaned . he may have also hit his mouth coming in the door as has hip dysplasia in fall sometimes , we don't have money for the vet , what can we do to stop the bleeding , already tried ice cream
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Lisa replied 10 months ago.

Hi there. My name is ***** ***** I'm happy to help you with your question today.

How much blood are you seeing?

Can you tell if it's near a tooth?

If so, is the tooth it's near loose?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Of course it's clost to a tooth . and no its not loose or U would have said so . I was wanting to know how to stop the bleeding . . but its fine now . guess he hit his mouth when he fell coming in the doorway