One, it is typical dog breed behaviour. I would recommend that you would visit your Veterinarian to examine the lumps, anal gland and a general health check; until you visit your Veterinarian, all I can suggest is that you switch to a sensitive diet mix it with some water into a thin paste that will enable copper to eat easier — plus it makes it more appetizingensure that Copper is upto date with parasite treatments and not allow Copper to lick his anus an Elizabethan collar maybe required. Anal gland issues can vary in severity and the irritation around the rear end may be due to the glands being impacted again, tumours, parasites, infection, trauma among other issues. My dog is having anal gland problems. Add a comment to Tobi's experience.
They may also need to do some digital radiographs x-rays to be sure there are no tumors or other issues causing the anal sac disorder.
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If the incontinence occurs only whilst lying down, it may be a trapped nerve in a particular recumbency; you should return to your Veterinarian for urinalysis and a check up. She is usually so excited and happy. Again, there are just as many triggers that cause dogs to worry, as there are for us. When they are tired they yawn. But the one on the bottom is making her but smell bad and I caught her twice scooting. Soon after, should the pup repeat this little bark and you come running again, he is going to quickly learn that barking gets attention. He expressed the glands and prescribed an anti-inflammatory and antibiotics.