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My dog is secreting a clear substance from either her or her

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My dog is secreting a clear substance from either her butt or her uretha but there is no odor
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Hi, Debora. Can you tell me more about how/where this has been witnessed? Any scooting behavior on the floor or ground? Does she have a history of illness or injury?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
No scooting just leaving wet spots then her licking herself i just adopted her two weeks ago so i dont have a medical history
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Right now all she has is an ear infection for which im applying drops
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Where is she leaving wet spots?

What part of her body is she licking?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
On bedding and furniture licking her pee/butt area
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Does she lick between her legs or with her legs together and around her side/under her tail?

Are the spots droplets or puddles?

Have you witnessed any blood?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Between her legs...puddles no blood
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Based on the information you have shared, this sounds like a urinary concern. My anticipation is that you're seeing symptoms of a urinary tract infection. This is unlikely to warrant an emergency visit so long as her symptoms don't worsen over the course of the weekend, but I would recommend taking her to see your vet come Monday morning, at the latest, to have a urine sample obtained and examined. Make sure that she does not express her bladder in the grass before you enter the clinic. They need to collect urine during her visit. Based on what is found, a wide range of recommendations may be made. Typically the infection, if present, can be addressed with a simple course of antibiotics and symptoms improve within a few days.

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Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Checking in. How is Bella?