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My pit bull is constipated. She tries to use the bathroom but
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My dog is licking her bottom and wont put her tail up to wag.
My dog is licking her bottom and won't put her tail up to wag. This behavior just started, do you have any idea what could be going on?… read more
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I have a six year old mutt who has been dragging her butt around
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My dog is a collie/Shepard mix, she keeps biting by her butt
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my dog keeps licking her butt. She never does this and yesterday
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My 10 1/2 year old rat terrier mix will be lying on her bed
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dog: started licking..His rectum does look red and enflamed.
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