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Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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My puppy is 6 months old and was just spaded last tuesday.

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my puppy is 6 months old and was just spaded last tuesday. She's healing really well. But this evening I notice she has a bump on her private part (off to one side) and it looks like a large pimple (it feels like a firm bump... should i take her in to see the vet?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with your dog?
Customer: my puppy is 6 months old and was just spaded last tuesday. She's healing really well. But this evening I notice she has a bump on her private part (off to one side) and it looks like a large pimple (it feels like a firm bump... should i take her in to see the vet?
JA: Where does your dog seem to hurt?
Customer: She doesn't seem to be in any pain...but she is licking the area a little more than usual...?
JA: What is the dog's name?
Customer: Her name is Hanna.
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Hanna?
Customer: No, she's a healthy dog. She is a Chi-spaniel. Weighs 10 lbs
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 10 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 10 months ago.

Can you share a picture of what you're seeing?