Our dg is very sick. She has had a flacky skin issue and very red skin for a while. Her paws are also bleeding because

Expert's Assistant chatimg
Customer: Our dg is very sick. She has had a flacky skin issue and very red skin for a while. Her paws are also bleeding because her padding on her souls are coming off. Today she pee and poop blood and is in pain. We have been treating another of our dogs that almost died due to misdiagnosed worms. So had no money and his health was worse than hers. Now she needs care asap.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. Has the dog seemed more or less thirsty since this started?
Customer: Not that I noticed.
JA: Did the dog eat anything unusual recently?
Customer: No. She's an inside dog and well taken care of. Until both dogs got so sick.
JA: And what's the dog's name and age?
Customer: Ava about 6.
JA: Is there anything else the Vet should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: She is in pain now and needs help.
Answered by LindsayM46 in 3 days 1 year ago
imglogo
LindsayM46
Pet Specialist
logo

7,408 satisfied customers

Specialities include: Dog Veterinary, Dog Medicine, Dog Diseases, Small Animal Veterinary

Hi there! This is Dr. Montgomery. I’m here to help you today.

It sounds like she could be suffering from some skin issues.

The urinating and defecating blood is definitely concerning though.

You could try giving some Benadryl to see if that would help with the skin. I usually dose it at 1 mg / 1 lb and round up. So if she weighs 35 lbs, you could give 1.5-2 tablets every 12 hours.

You could also try feeding a bland diet like boiled chicken and rice for a few days to see if that helps with the diarrhea.

Probiotics like ProBios or Fortiflora would be best.

If that doesn’t help then I would consider seeing a vet because those symptoms could be serious,

Good luck! I hope that helps! Please remember to leave me a review!

Read less
unlike
0 Likes
logoBack
logologo
LindsayM46
logo
logo
7,408 satisfied customers
logo
Pet Specialist
imglogo
LindsayM46
+ years of experience
logo

7408 satisfied customers

Ellen

Ellen

Licensed veterinarians

31,131 satisfied customers

Pearl avatar
Pearl Wilson, Veterinarian's Assistant
116 Veterinarians are online right now.
Related Veterinary Questions
Her teeth look rotten and gums are bleeding. She has had
6.28.2022
img
petdrz
Small Animal Veterinarian
5,331 Satisfied Customers
She is limping on her right paw. Cavapoo .. 22 lbs. She was
4.17.2022
img
dr-willis
Veterinarian
573 Satisfied Customers
She has had diarrhea since yesterday and it looks like there
4.7.2022
img
Dr. Kay
Pet Specialist
2,601 Satisfied Customers
My dog is turning in circles and licking the floor after I
7.20.2021
img
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
60,652 Satisfied Customers
Dog. He cut his paw Just today. He was bleeding a lot but i
7.1.2021
img
Dr-C
Pet Specialist
5,001 Satisfied Customers
How it works
logoAsk for help, 24/7
Ask for help, 24/7
Members enjoy round-the-clock access to 12,000+ verified Experts, including doctors, lawyers, tech support, mechanics, vets, home repair pros, more.
logoExpert will respond in minutes
Expert will respond in minutes
After you reach out, we match you with an Expert who specializes in your situation. Talk, text, chat, whichever you prefer.
logoSave time & money
Save time & money
No scheduling hassles, missing time from work, or expensive consults.
A JustAnswer membership can save you significant time and money each month.
Sarahesq and 87 other Veterinarian specialists are ready to help you.
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.
Why you’ll love JustAnswer
JustAnswer is the best way to get expertise on-demand from doctors, lawyers, vets, mechanics and more. Since 2003, we’ve helped more than 9 million people in 196 countries and have an A+ rating with BBB and a 9.6/10 rating with TrustPilot.
Highly rated, verified Experts
We pride ourselves in our 8-step verification process including license and credential checks. Vetted by us and rated by customers, like you.
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.
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.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal ...leave nothing to chance.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
JustAnswer, Professional Services  General, San Francisco, CA
Google reviews
TrustPilot Reviews