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He is always whining...

He is always whining, licking his butt, diarrhea falls out of him, butt has Red swollen lump, lethargic, loss of appetite, sad, we took to vet twice and she prescribed him an anti inflammatory twice with no improvements. He is getting worse

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What sort of animal are we talking about?

Hi is an 8 year cocker spaniel.

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. This sounds like it might be serious. I'll let the Veterinarian know what's going on ASAP. Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the cocker spaniel?

He had never been sick before. Because diarrhea falls from him or when he goes poop he doesn’t get it all to come out it dries in lumps on his butt he always smells like poop even though we continue clean this area

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I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Can you upload a photo(s) of this "red swollen lump" to our conversation? You can upload photos by using the paperclip or add file icon in the toolbar above your message box (if you can see those icons on your particular device) or you can use an external app such as dropbox.com/ Please check that the photo(s) is in focus prior to uploading it.

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