Some forums can only be seen by registered members. Had a dog that had that all the time. She seemed to rid herself of it,but it came back. I wasnt about to "express" the glands. I feel for ya I personally would pay someone rather then do it myself.
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If not promptly treated, the fluid in the anal glands can become thick, infected and painful for your pet. A buildup of fluid in the anal sacs can create pain, inflammation and itchiness; your dog is scooting in an effort to relieve the discomfort and drain the glands. Some dogs displace their rear end discomfort by shaking and scratching at their ears. Anal glands that are extremely full may be visibly swollen and warm to the touch, especially if they have become infected. If fluid buildup has been progressing for some time and leads to an abscess, you may see a rupture that looks like bleeding or anal drainage.
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Your Mini Schnauzer Newsletter. Hi there and welcome to our next complimentary Miniature Schnauzer newsletter. T his is Sharda Baker and I hope you find this latest newsletter both helpful and interesting. But , nevertheless it is an important topic we should have a brief look at as some Miniature Schnauzers run into health problems with the glands.
Scooting was happening a couple of times daily, and even after manually expressing his anal glands, he would be begin scooting again within a couple of days. It took about 3 weeks after beginning your product to see the scooting cease, and I have observed his anal glands expressing naturally during the defecation process. This product is nothing short of amazing!