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I have an American dog mixed with pit. He's 4 years old and…

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I have an American...

I have an American bull dog mixed with pit bull . He's 4 years old and recently has a swollen and almost bulging around the stifle and down to his paw . I'm not sure what's wrong with him ?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the pit's name?

Budah

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Budah?

It's also red going down from the stifle .

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Richard Rawling,
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Hi, i`m Richard, a Veterinarian from the UK. Hopefully I can help today.

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Dog Veterinarian: Richard Rawling,
 replied 6 months ago

Are you able to send a picture of the swelling?

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Dog Veterinarian: Richard Rawling,
 replied 6 months ago

That looks like a generalized cellulitis possibly as a consequence of the cystic type lesion between his middle toes. Has he seen a vet about this so far?

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