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Ive notice some blood comming from my dogs behind, it seams

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ive notice some blood comming from my dogs behind
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: it seams there is bright red blood in his stool but besides that he acts fine
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Barbara replied 1 year ago.


Welcome to JustAnswer. My name is***** and I'll be happy to help you and your dog today.

Bloody discharge from the anus can indicate a generalized clotting problem, but usually this is from an inflamed colon lining and is what we call colitis. Colitis can be secondary to parasites, a bacterial infection, or just from eating unusual food.

Expert:  Dr. Barbara replied 1 year ago.

Did he get something unusual to eat?

Expert:  Dr. Barbara replied 1 year ago.

Just checking in to see how your dog is doing this morning. Is the colitis calming down?

Expert:  Dr. Barbara replied 1 year ago.
I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
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Expert:  Dr. Barbara replied 1 year ago.

Hi! Hope all is going well for you both. Do you have any further questions or concerns for me? If not, I'd greatly appreciate your rating, as this is the only way I get credit for our chat.

Thank You!

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