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Q. Hi our jack Russell has a swelling by her bottom nipple

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

A. This could be a mammary gland tumor, it's more common in unspayed dogs but if she has not been spayed before 2 years old it's still a possibility.

You will need to go to your vet in order to check that swelling and hopefully it's nothing too bad. If it is a mammary tumor it needs to be removed surgically.


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