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My 5 year old female chihuahua has been yelping in pain when

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My 5 year old female chihuahua has been yelping in pain when she sits down or when we attempted to check her anus area to clean what appeared to be dried feces. Her health has otherwise been good and although her activity level has decreased she is still eating and urinating. Any suggestions or ideas what might be causing her pain?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Alleyne replied 2 years ago.
Hello how are you. My name is***** am a veterinarian with over 9 years of experience. I am hoping I can help you with Chichi today. I first have a couple of questions. Does Chichi have any problems or is she painful when she defecates? Is she scooting or has she ever scooted in the past?