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For dogs that have experienced a spontaneous abortion due to bacteria or a parasite, a veterinarian will diagnose the condition and offer a variety of options for medical treatment. In addition, the dog should be carefully monitored for signs of a more serious medical condition.
Following a miscarriage, there can be a great deal of discomfort and/or some vaginal bleeding or abnormal discharge. Many cases exist where some long-term bacterial issues arise. Pet owners should carefully observe the behavior of their dog to ensure no serious problems develop as a result.
The hollow bodily organ that holds the embryo and fetus and provides nourishment; only found in female animals.
A medical condition in which the uvea becomes inflamed.
A medical condition in which the vertebrae become inflamed
A disease that occurs when bacteria present in the blood.
A medical condition in which the joints become inflamed and causes a great deal of pain.
To end the pregnancy early; in animals, usually used to describe similar circumstances as a ‘miscarriage' in humans. An abortion (n.) is used to describe the ending of a pregnancy whether purposeful or accidental.
The singular form of the word bacteria; a tiny, microscopic organism only made up of one cell.