The right side of my dog's stomach is hard. Is this a sign of something serious? Should i take her to the vet?
She is a 5 year old pekingese and not spayed. She grunts whenever i pick her up and has difficulty pooping.
on Nov 1st 2013
in Other Health & Wellness
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Take her to the vet right AWAY!! She could have a hernia, ulcer or worse. Talk to the vet about having her spayed so that you both do not have to go through the heat cycles any more. If she has a hernia, they can fix it at the same time as the spay. When was the last time you had her anal glands expressed? She could be in serious pain- do not let her suffer and take her in now! Also look for a food or treats with at least 4% fiber to help her go... ^_^
Tasha (in memory) answered on 12/18/13. Helpful? / 0