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My friends dog woke up and she is barely moving she has her tail in her hind legs and won't climb up stairs. She also has white discharge coming out of her vagina. It was really hot yesterday. What could be wrong?
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. B., Veterinarian replied 1 year ago
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Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

Has she been spayed?

Any odor to the discharge?

Any changes to her urination habits (needing to go more often, passing small amounts)?

Are her gums pink or pale/white? Moist or sticky?

If you press on her belly, does she have any discomfort, tenderness, or tensing?

Could she have eaten something she should not have (ie bones, toys, rocks, plants, chemicals, etc)?

Any change of an injury or trauma?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No she's not sprayed. Her gums are white and cold. Her pus is swollen and her abdomen is very tight.
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. B., Veterinarian replied 1 year ago

Oh dear,

If her gums are white and cold, she needs to be seen right now. That is a sign of anemia and could be due to internal bleeding. This could case the abdomen to be tight if it is full of blood. Otherwise if that discharge is pus, then a uterine infection is also a concern but again those white gums are ringing alarm bells that we have an emergency here and need her seen right away.

Just in case you need a local emergency vet, you can check @ http://www.vetlocator.com/ or via

http://www.veccs.org/index.php?option=com_hospitals&nationid=1&Itemid=193

Please take care,

Dr. B.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No . I didn't mean pus is coming out I meant her vagina is swollen.
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. B., Veterinarian replied 1 year ago

Thank you for clarifying, but the white gums are the major worry here so the vagina may just be related to her being in season or a closed uterine infection (where we get distension and them feeling unwell without pus).

Please take care,

Dr. B.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. B., Veterinarian replied 1 year ago
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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