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My dog is passing runny dark faeces with blood in it but…

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My dog is passing...

My dog is passing runny dark faeces with blood in it but doesn't appear to be in any pain. I'm very worried

Veterinarian's Assistant: In general, how has your health been lately?

Good. running around playing with the other dogs, although she has an allergy itch for some months

Veterinarian's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

No. She's up to date with all vaccines

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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I am very sorry to see that none of our other Experts have reached out to you before now. I just came online and found that your question had not been addressed. How is your companion at this time?

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