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5 days post neuter, my six month lab pup opened site. It
5 days post neuter, my six month lab pup opened site. It bled a small bit but now no bleeding. Will site continue to heal or is this an emergency where he should see vet? E collar is used except for f… read more
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My name is ***** ***** 9 year old German shepherd had a
Hi, my name is ***** ***** 9 year old German shepherd had a scrotal ablation 10 days ago. He had some drainage (pink fluid, no pus) from one stitch that healed up 3 days ago. I see than now there is s… read more
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Help please! I live in Palau, a remote island nation with one vet. My 9 month old dog was spayed on Dec 4, about 18 days ago. The wound looked fine and we took a LONG boat ride to another island with … read more
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I have a 12 year old bichon frise. She is the poster child
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My dog got neutered about 1 month and a half ago and yesterday
My dog got neutered about 1 month and a half ago and yesterday i noticed he was licking the area where the incision was alot. I looked and it was very red and swollen. I took him to the vet and they s… read more
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My dog had a laceration stitched up 5 days ago. He has suddenly
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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warts were taken off dogs body, now has dime size open sores
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My dog had alump removed 9 days ago. The lab repoted that it
My dog had alump removed 9 days ago. The lab repoted that it was a benign tumour due to a ruptured folicle. Since then it s proving very difficult for the cut to heal. it repeatedly opens a sore on ei… read more
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Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
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Doctoral Degree
1,220 satisfied customers
My dog ripped a piece of skin off from the fence that is about
My dog ripped a piece of skin off from the fence that is about 2inches wide 1inch tall and about 1/4 inch deep. it is not bothering him and i can not get him to vet. I have cleaned it and kept it bana… read more
Dr. Kris
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Doctoral Degree
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Dr. Kris
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Doctoral Degree
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My 6 year old Doberman had a growth removed from his left fron leg right at the elbow area. The vet obviously had to cut it off leaving a wound of about 1-1/2" long. The stitches didnt hold, its eithe… read more
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