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I just found a large area of deep purple/red bruising on my

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I just found a large area of deep purple/red bruising on my dog's chest. She fell down concrete steps a couple of days ago. Her gums are bright pink and responsive. Her breathing, eating and bathroom habits have been all normal.
Should I be worried?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Bruce replied 1 year ago.

Hi. Welcome to Just Answer. My name is***** and I've been a veterinarian for 15 years. Thank you for your question about your girl. What is her name? If you look at her groin area do you see any bruising there or red splotches? Any red splotches on the inner ears or gums? Is she still as active as normal? Is she on any medications at this time?