May 03, 2010 · This is not uncommon. It happens. Many dogs get full anal glands that end up needing to be expressed because the dog is failing to express itself. This can be due to a problem with the anal glands, or because their stool has been too soft. If this happens, then the anal glands don't get a chance to empty with bowel movements.Status: Open.
Some dogs will have an infection around the anus because of an infection in the anal sac (or gland). But from what I can see in the picture Ella doesn't seem to be inflamed in her anal sacs. Another thing that can cause problems around the tail is an allergy to fleas.
Perianal fistula, also known as anal furunculosis is a serious medical condition that most commonly affects German shepherd dogs, but may also occur in other purebred or mixed breed dogs. Perianal refers to the area immediately surround the anus or termination of the digestive tract.
Dog Anal glands a very stinky problem with an easy and cost-effective solution. Sure, it’s not the most pleasant subject, but it’s a really important part of your dog’s health. If the anal glands aren’t functioning correctly, they can cause discomfort and even infection. I’d like to.
Bullous Pemphigoid in Dogs. Bullous pemphigoid is an uncommon skin condition that affects dogs, and is characterized by the appearance of fluid or pus filled blisters, and severe open sores on the skin and/or mucus-lined tissue of the mouth.Bullous pemphigoid requires initial aggressive treatment, and may be fatal if left untreated.