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Q. I have a 8 week old Bassett hound. Over the last few days he developed two crater like sores on the outside of his lips and now red bumps inside his m

Answered By
DESTINI R. HOLLOWAY, DVM

A. These sound like mouth ulcers. I would recommend rinsing the mouth out thoroughly with cold water. Use caution not to force it down the throat. There is a good chance your pet ingested a chemical that eroded skin in the mouth.

I would recommend taking him into the vet for a complete examination to ensure he is not displaying any other signs of toxicity that need to be treated.


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