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i need to ask Anal glands

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Mrsjayy Fri 19-Jun-15 20:50:20

Jaydog got his glands cleared today and he he has been acting likevhe needs a poo but not doing anything all afternoon is this normal is he maybe feeling a bit delicate back there our last dog never bothered when she got hers done

LimeJellyHead Sat 20-Jun-15 13:50:32

Anal glands are really sensitive and easily 'bruised'. They could now be bothering him by feeling a bit tender. Having an odd feeling there makes his head say I must need a poo. Hopefully he will be feeling better tomorrow.

Who did it for him? Maybe if it is going to have to be a regular thing, learn to do it yourself and then you can be nice and gentle. Emptying anal glands cannot be rushed by squeezing hard.

Mrsjayy Sat 20-Jun-15 20:17:25

He is fine today thanks back to normal the vet did it he was in for his boosters and check up i can do anything poop sick but anal glands the vet is better at it <shudder>

LimeJellyHead Sun 21-Jun-15 20:29:37

lol, well it is quite easy. If it does become a recurrent problem then just ask if you need help. Vets will be happy to show you plus I am a seasoned pro, lol. But hopefully it was a one off smile

Mrsjayy Mon 22-Jun-15 09:50:27

Tbh he would probably bite me if i did it 2 minutes at the vets and its done

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