Dog Veterinary

Ask a dog vet and get answers to your dog health questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Dog Veterinary Questions
My dog has what feels like a water balloon on the inner
My dog has what feels like a water balloon on the inner thigh of his hind leg. It's big enough to fit into my hand and you can see the physical difference in my dogs leg sizes. There's no skin discolo… read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
22,752 satisfied customers
My dog had stitches removed today on his right leg today. He
My dog had stitches removed today on his right leg today. He had a fatty lump removed 2 weeks ago and, like I said, stitches were removed today. I just looked and about half of the wound is now wide o… read more
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter
Doctors Degree
37,004 satisfied customers
Our dog went in for a fatty tumor removal last Friday and
Our dog went in for a fatty tumor removal last Friday and the vet found out it was benign, but chose not to remove it, due to its attachment to ribs, with nerves, etc running through it, so after exam… read more
retnev
retnev
BVSc
457 satisfied customers
My dog had a minor flesh wound, 3-4 inches in length that
My dog had a minor flesh wound, 3-4 inches in length that the pet sitter took her to the vet and they put in stiches. I noticed today that one of the stiches is open and you can see about an inch of s… read more
Dr. Nicole
Dr. Nicole
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1,432 satisfied customers
My dog had stitches put in, in her side, and she has managed
My dog had stitches put in, in her side, and she has managed to get them out. What can I do … read more
Dr. Emily
Dr. Emily
Associate Veterinarian
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
1,953 satisfied customers
Dr. Deb, My dog was playing with his dog 'brother'
Hello Dr. Deb, My dog was playing with his dog 'brother' and ran into some corrugated metal that was part of a garden fixture. He got a pretty nasty gash, that is about an inch long, and left a flap o… read more
Deb Jankura
Deb Jankura
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
312 satisfied customers
our dog was recently attacked by an unknown animal and has
our dog was recently attacked by an unknown animal and has a 2 inch gash in her neck,we have kept it clean for the last few days and can't afford a large vet bill at this time but she is a big part of… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
36,163 satisfied customers
My dog has a puncture wound from a dog fight that just happened
My dog has a puncture wound from a dog fight that just happened and another wound that is hard to discribe.....the shin has been pulled away from the under flesh but is still attached. I could probabl… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
boxer: you treat as wound how to treat rear hind leg
I have a 5 year old boxer that chased a cat and scraped his hind leg on wooden lanscaping timber. Tore hair and skin off about 1 inch by 1/2 inch. How do you treat as wound how to treat rear hind leg … read more
Dr. Chad
Dr. Chad
Doctoral Degree
68 satisfied customers
My dog has a gash in her leg she got when going through a screen
My dog has a gash in her leg she got when going through a screen during fireworks. It's about two inches wide at the top of her leg. My husband thinks it will heal on its own, but she won't keep a dre… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
9,615 satisfied customers
I have a 1 year, 9 month old female Mastiff. She recently had
I have a 1 year, 9 month old female Mastiff. She recently had to have a portion of her tail amputated due to severe "happy tail" and when she came home I found that the stitches were very tight and sh… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
9,615 satisfied customers
dog: about 4 stitches/sutures to secure the wound..licking
my dog had a benign mass remove from his leg. The incision was approximately 4 inches long with about 4 stitches/sutures to secure the wound. It has come lose/opened twice now with some assistance fro… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,220 satisfied customers
We had two cancerous tumors removed from our Border Collie.
We had two cancerous tumors removed from our Border Collie. The one incision has healed perfectly. The other incision is above his rear knee but below the hip. The incision from the first surger broke… read more
Dr. Johnson
Dr. Johnson
BVM&S
999 satisfied customers
Hi, My Australian cattle dog was bitten by a larger dog.
Hi, My Australian cattle dog was bitten by a larger dog. The bite made a small tear in his skin, about i1 inch long. this happened four days ago. The healing shows no infection and I give him Clavamox… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
9,615 satisfied customers
I have a dog that had surgery to remove a possible sarchoma
I have a dog that had surgery to remove a possible sarchoma on the rear hip. A large portion of skin was removed and sent for a biopsy. results will not be back for another week. The 6 inch incision w… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
12,082 satisfied customers
springer..front paw..bone)..wrapped it, she chews off the wrapper
Hello, I have a 3 year old springer who has a plate in her front paw. She injured her pad on the same leg (pad is almost at bone) for a year. I have wrapped it, she chews off the wrapper, I have used … read more
Dr. Ellen
Dr. Ellen
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
519 satisfied customers
lab: rear leg..it is only a flesh wound there is no bleeding..stitches
my lab has a cut 1 inch long just above is foot on his rear leg. It seems that it is only a flesh wound there is no bleeding. concerned about getting stitches but it has been 3 days. I have been using… read more
petdrz
petdrz
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,529 satisfied customers
What do I do if a hot spot has gone through several layers
What do I do if a hot spot has gone through several layers of skin and muscle to the bone, is 1 1/2 inches in diameter? Stitches didn't hold it together. I have good sprays and am keeping it dry with … read more
Dr. Darren
Dr. Darren
Doctoral Degree
351 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

16,634 satisfied customers

Veterinarian, UC Davis graduate, emphasis in Dermatology, Internal Medicine, and Pain Control

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dog Veterinarian

13,683 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Rebecca

Rebecca

Dog Veterinarian

12,082 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

11,464 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

10,355 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

9,615 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet medicine and surgery.

Dr. Gabby

Dr. Gabby

Dog Veterinarian

6,973 satisfied customers

DVM 20 years. Compassionate, Caring, Experienced.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x