Q. Abby was spayed right before we got her. Seems to be mostly healed, but during belly rubs today I felt the end of the thread they used sticking out!

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A. We normally put stitches internally. Stitching up your pet's abdomen in 3 layers: muscles, subcutaneous and intradermal. That last layer is right under the skin and sometimes you can find a bit showing up. Don't worry because all the materials we use internally are absorbable.

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