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Female 9 yr old Cockapoo
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camonson43 posted:
I am just noticing a big red and RAW round spot on the back of my pet's rear almost covered by her tail. It's about the size of a mini donut and it's raised about 1/2 inch. Looks horrible and have never noticed it before. She had a bath today. What can this be?
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MrsReich responded:
does it seem Hard, and when slightly squeezing it, does any clear liquid come to the surface.. ??? My Dog was bit by a Brown recluse this summer , and it started the same way...


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