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Q. Can anal sac infection make dog sick?

Answered By
DR. MASSIMO ORIOLES, DVM, MRCVS

A. It is unusual to observe vomiting episodes related to anal sac infection.

If anal gland infection is due to any underlying problem (unfortunately anal gland/sac recurrent infections can mask sometimes the presence of tumors in the anal sac), or your dog is taking any medication for the infection, vomiting episodes could be indirectly related to the infection.


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