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Q. We had our Cocker Spaniel checked for enlarged anal sacks & they were fine, she continues to spin on her butt. Is there something we can do to @ home?

Answered By
CLAUDIA FIORAVANTI

A. It may be that the anal glands are infected or that they are impacted and they need emptying again. In dogs with anal glands this is routinely done on a monthly basis. Your vet might be able to advise you if a surgical option should be considered. At home you can only try to help anal glands' impactation by adjusting the diet for example. However once the glands are impacted they need your vet intervention, to exclude that there isn't any kind of infection present.


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