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Why would blood come out of a dog rectum? Blood coming out

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Why would blood come out of a dog rectum?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the dog?
Customer: Blood coming out of his rectum...
JA: Where does the dog seem to hurt?
Customer: No place.
JA: Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?
Customer: No
JA: OK. Nothing visually obvious. Is the dog eating normally?
Customer: He has engery
JA: Is the dog having trouble peeing or pooing?
Customer: No, today and yesterday he hasn't touched his food
JA: OK. No obvious problems there. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Einer's & he's 8 yrs old... He hasn't had not pooped
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about he 's?
Customer: He wants his treats chicken jersey but I holding back.
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 6 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

How much blood are you seeing (spoonful, cupful, etc)?

Is it dripping out or coming out with feces? Any diarrhea?

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

If you press on his belly, any discomfort, tenderness, or tensing?

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