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I have an 11 year old American Eskimo/border collie mix who weighs 27 pounds. It’s not unusual for her to go a day without pooping, but she went several days without, then yesterday she pooped twice and seemed to be struggling. It took a long time. Today she pooped twice again and the second time there was blood on the poop. What’s going on? We’re on a rv-big trip and 600 miles from home.

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She recently developed a small growth on her lower lip. Our vet checked it and said just to watch it.

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Dr. Paul Brazzell here

Is she still bright and alert and eating an drinking well?

Paul

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