Q. My 6 year old American Bulldog started to frequently urinate/ pant a lot / appears uncomfortable to pee/ and there is a lump in his lower abdomen

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A. The heavy panting could be because the dog is in pain. I would suggest making an appointment with your regular vet as soon as they will see you. The lump may or may not be associated with the other symptoms. Frequent urination and uncomfortability while peeing could be a UTI or bladder stones. See a vet.

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