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My dog has a cyst on his tail and now he is chewing on it,

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My dog has a cyst on his tail and now he is chewing on it, I am taking him to the vet tomorrow, but was trying to get some answers on line.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Strange behavior is often perplexing. I'm sure the Veterinarian can help you. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Maynard is a 4 year old Basset Hound.
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Maynard?
Customer: He has an infection in his left eye, he has some medicine for it, he had a third eye lid removed at a year old and it is very sensitive to changing weather here.
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Veterinarian about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Jennifer Van Noy replied 1 year ago.
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mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}Hello,I'm Dr. Jenn and I'm a licensed veterinarian with 18 years of experience. I'm here to help with your question about Maynard. I love his name! I'm so sorry you're having this problem, but glad you're looking for the information you need. You may join the conversation at any time by typing in what you want to say then clicking REPLY or SEND. Then we can chat back and forth until you're satisfied with the information I've provided. I'll do my best to earn your good rating, because that's the only way I receive any compensation for helping you.In order to help me help you better, I'll need a little more information. To start with, please tell me: How long has Maynard had the cyst on his tail? Has it recently gotten larger?What type of eye medication do you have for him?I'll be standing by and awaiting your reply. Thank you for using our website.