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Our shitzu dog is crying and scratching excessively near his…

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Our shitzu dog is...

Our shitzu dog is crying and scratching excessively near his butt what do I do, we gave him a flea bath and he still continues to scratch and cry.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. The noise must be worrying. I'll connect you to the Veterinarian. What is the shitzu's name and age?

The dog's name is ***** ***** he is 3 years old

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

He threw up

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Sheena Christensen,
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Hi there, I am Dr. Christensen. Sorry to hear that Max is so uncomfortable. Has he every had issues with his anal glands before? Have they been checked recently?

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He hasn't had any recent problems with his anal glands and they've been checked last month.
Dog Veterinarian: Sheena Christensen,
 replied 7 months ago

Sorry I can't take a phone call at this time. I can opt out so another expert can call you.

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