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Follow Up] My chihuahua's anal glands are enlarged. Very
Follow Up] Customer: My chihuahua's anal glands are enlarged. Very tender to the touch. Does he need an antibiotic … read more
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We have a 5.5lb male yorkie who has a pocket below the
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I have a 4 year old Pit who weighs 58 pds. He started
I have a 4 year old Pit who weighs 58 pds. He started licking his tail and anus area and yesterday I had a good look and it is really swollen and red with a soft lump around around 11 to 3 oclock unde… read more
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This evening we noticed my dog sitting uncomfortably. He was
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I have a 5-7 year old German Short Haired Pointer. No real
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My 7 year old male chihuahua (fixed) seems to have a problem.
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