Q. My pug gets these "cyst". I can express pus and then blood from them. I keep them clean. Vet said to keep them under control. Am I hurting her?

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A. There are special shampoos (such as those containing benzoyl peroxide) you can use to keep the follicles flushed and these may help to reduce the recurrence rate of these and a fatty acid supplement could help to improve her skin balance also. It is probably uncomfortable to have these expressed

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