Q. My 6month old puppy has a red hard bump. He has had it for a while and it does not seen to bother him. It is on his back left leg but it has grown.

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A. Any bump or lump at any age needs to be investigated in orfer to be sure it's not something serious (aggressive tumor). It could be a cyst, an abscess, an allergic reaction or a tumor (could be benign).

Take him to the vet, they will probably perform an aspiration of the lump and hopefully it's nothing serious.

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