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Thirteen yr old unspayed female pit bull diagnosed 2 yrs ago

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Thirteen yr old unspayed female pit bull diagnosed 2 yrs ago with "endometriosis". We thought she was pregnant because she has huge breasts and had been with male dogs. She started bleeding very dark blood with blood clots about three days ago.
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When was she last in heat?

is she still eating well?

Does she appear pregnant?

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
November, eating well, does not appear pregnant except for the very huge sagging breasts.
Thanks for the info.

Since she was in heat in November, this is the time that she would be coming into heat now. It seems that her hormones are not functioning correctly. This could be due to an ovarian tumor or a mass in her uterus. For now, I would recommend that you have your vet examine her and ultrasound her uterus and ovaries. If there is a problem, then she may require treatment.

This blood clots may also be another sign of the Endometriosis and the ultrasound will tell you this for sure. I am relieved that she is eating well so this situation may not be serious but it is better to be safe than sorry especially since your gal is older.

Good Luck!
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