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My 10.5 yr female husky had an enema less than 12 hrs ago.

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my 10.5 yr female husky had an enema less than 12 hrs ago. she has been licking herself and we now know why----there is bloody discharge. should we be concerned?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before.Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner. If you would still like assistance, can you tell me:

How much blood did you see? A spoonful, more or less?

Can you confirm it was from the rectum and not vagina?

Was she straining to pass stool prior to seeing this?

Are her gums pink or pale/white?

How is she otherwise? Lethargic, collapsed or normal behavior-wise?