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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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My dog has a red like a pimple on top of his anal right

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my dog has a red like a pimple on top of his anal right under the tail. he is not rubbing is butt on the floor. not sure what it is
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: chico and he just turned 11 yrs old
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about chico?
Customer: he eats special food since he got a stone in his kidney 2 years ago also he has had to hernias
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 11 months ago.

Can you upload a photo(s) of Chico's anus to our conversation? You can use the paperclip icon in the toolbar above your message box (if you can see that icon) or you can use an external app such as I need to see if you're seeing simple infection or, instead, that pimple represents a tumor - a perianal adenoma or adenosarcoma.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
im at work right now...
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 11 months ago.

No worries. You can return to our conversation at your convenience. Bookmark this page for ease of return.