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Experience:  Internship and residency at UCD. 47 years experience.
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my dog has blood in his poop & is leaking out his butt. what

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my dog has blood in his poop & is leaking out his butt. what do i do??
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Denise Colgrove replied 7 years ago.
This is very dangerous and you must take him to your veterinarian immediately. Pure or almost pure blood from the anus is a sign of hemorrhagic enteritis and they can bleed to death from this condition. The treatment is IV fluids. You must go to emergency veterianry care to save your dog.