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What is Vaginal Discharge?

Vaginal discharge is any liquid material that exits the vagina. In dogs, the appearance of additional quantities of this fluid or changes to its appearance can indicate a problem. Common types of discharge include clear and watery, bloody, mucoid, or purulent (containing pus). Each of these types of discharge can signal different conditions, such as infection, physical abnormality, trauma or reproductive issues. Schedule a visit with the veterinarian as soon as possible if you notice your dog dragging their hindquarters, licking the area or experiencing urinary incontinence.

Clinically significant or abnormal vaginal discharge in dogs is a disruption of the natural fluids produced by the body to clean the vagina. This may indicate an infection, injury or foreign body in the vagina. Additionally, it may also signal a secondary infection of the urinary tract.

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Symptoms of Vaginal Discharge in Dogs

  • Bloody, mucoid, purulent or watery discharge from the vagina.
  • Bloody or very cloudy urine
  • Difficulty holding urine
  • Excessive urination
  • Fever
  • Behavior changes
  • Reduction in appetite
Types
  • Mucoid (thick and grayish)
  • Purulent (containing yellow or green pus)
  • Bloody (black, red or brown)
  • Watery (clear and thin)

Causes of Vaginal Discharge in Dogs

  • Trauma to vagina or uterus
  • Infection of urinary tract and/or vagina
  • Cancer of the pelvic region
  • Physical defect (e.g. fistula) involving the uterus or vagina
  • Later end of the estrus cycle

Diagnosis of Vaginal Discharge in Dogs

There are many reasons for vaginal discharge to appear, some of them benign and others more serious, so don’t be alarmed by the sudden presence of discharge, but do schedule a visit with the veterinarian. It's important to take quick action and not a "wait and see" attitude. Be prepared to give a medical history to the veterinarian, including any medications, surgeries or breeding activities, including whether your pet has been spayed. Note any sexual involvement with other dogs, regardless of whether breeding was intentional or possible.

The veterinarian will make a physical examination of your dog, checking for fever and signs of illness as well as examining the vagina for trauma, signs of infection, or an abnormality. Heightened vaginal discharge after estrus (“heat”) in an intact dog is normal and appears bloody. This is also normal for a number of days after an animal has given birth. However, if the bleeding and/or discharge persists, this could be a sign that the placenta has not receded after birth.

Sometimes, the urinary tract and vagina can cross-contaminate infections, leading to bloody or very cloudy urine and purulent discharge from the vagina. A sample of this discharge can be taken for culturing to identify the pathogen. In cases of infection, a blood test will be administered to gauge the severity of the infection via white blood cell count, and make sure the infection has not spread to the blood to cause septicemia (life-threatening blood poisoning).

Cancers of the vagina, uterus, and ovary can cause a variety of discharges and secondary infections, as such a veterinarian may choose to ultrasound your pet’s pelvic region to look for masses. Ultrasound is an easily-portable technology that can provide medical images in even a small veterinarian’s office, and is non-invasive and inexpensive. However, more detailed images may need to be taken via X-ray or MRI, which are larger machines and require referral to an animal hospital.

Treatment of Vaginal Discharge in Dogs

The treatment will vary depending on the underlying condition. Estrus-linked discharge usually clears up after the cycle ends. Infections will need medical attention, including antibiotics and possible surgery to drain and clean the infection site. This may require a hysterectomy on intact dogs or additional resection to animals that have been spayed.

Cancers will be treated according to the type, progression and location of the tumor. This may include chemotherapy, surgical intervention, or radiation therapy. Other abnormalities, such as a fistula (linkage between rectum and vagina) will need to be repaired surgically as well.

Recovery of Vaginal Discharge in Dogs

The recovery of your dog will depend on the condition causing the discharge. Most infections are easily treated with antibiotics and cleaning of the area while more stubborn infections may need surgical cleaning and/or draining. Cancers vary widely in their recovery rates, so ask the veterinarian about treatment options and life expectancy. Surgery to repair a defect or trauma is usually successful provided post-surgical care instructions are followed, and the pet is kept from chewing the area.

Vaginal Discharge Questions and Advice from Veterinary Professionals

Bella
10 Weeks
Mild condition
-1 found helpful
Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

I have a puppy who was born on memorial day and I just got her she went pee earlier and I noticed a green slime coming from where she pees

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Juvenile vaginitis may occur in puppies that have not yet reached puberty. The condition usually presents itself as a vaginal discharge of mucous white to yellow or green discharge; other common signs are licking the vulva and irritation of the surrounding skin. Treatment usually consists of regular cleaning of the vulva with a non-perfumed baby wipe or one with no alcohol. If your puppy is urinating more frequently or there are other symptoms, it may indicate a urinary infection and may require a visit to your Veterinarian. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

My pitbul is 3 months or a white ish yellowish discharge? Coming out of her vigina . Is that normal what should I do ?

My dog has watery pink vaginal discharge and has been theowing up for two days shw may be pregnant. Is she going to be ok?

I have a small chihuahua. She recently had been in heat just prior to all this starting. She has been very lethargic for roughly 4 weeks now. She hasn't eaten very well. She had some swelling of her stomach. I also have a small male chihuahua so I thought she could be pregnant. Today, after picking her up, ( because she has problems getting up and down the stairs) a large amount of off white liquid poured out of her all down the side of me. I'm getting concerned about her. What do you think it could be?

My dog is getting skinny you can see her ribs and her spine she is still eating slightly she drinks water slightly her eyes are bloodshot and she has the vagina discharge it's clear to cloudy now what do I do I've been giving her I'm oxacillin and Gabapentin because I cannot afford a vet

There is a female dog from her vagina watery liquid is flowing what is wrong with her
I am worried pls help
Is everythng alri8

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Nikki
2 Weeks
Mild condition
2 found helpful
Mild condition

My pitbull Nikki was in heat and had discharge for 14 days.. she is still bleeding however it's changed to a heavier brownish color with a strong foul odor.. not like her earlier bleeding.. not sure if this is normal. .I've never had a dog in heat.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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I am concerned that Nikki may have pyometra. Usual signs of pyometra are excessive drinking and urinating, vomiting, lethargy, abdominal pain, fever, vomiting and vaginal discharge if the pyometra is open. All the clinical signs may be present in or only one may be present. I would recommend that you visit your Veterinarian immediately for a full examination to ensure that Nikki isn’t in any immediate danger. If the diagnosis is pyometra the best course of treatment would be a full ovariohysterectomy (spay), although in some cases it may be medically managed. But please visit your Veterinarian today for a full examination. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

Im very concerned about my dog sammi. Female 9 years old not spayed. Usually very.. very active. She was ok this morning. I received a call from my daughter saying something is wrong with sammi. Her eyes are inflamed, mucus all in them. She has discharge coming from her vagina. We did take her to vet. They said she may have infecting. She is on antibiotics and eye drops with steroids. Is my little pup in danger. Is there a way to treat her at home to keep area clean. What do i clean discharge with.

My ambul is only 8months. Shes in heat and start to bleed but this morning i've notice that there is something going out on her vagina its kinda round or like a small ball with pinkish color. Ima little bit worried of her.

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Jackie
Labrador Retriever
7 Years
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

Hi, My beloved dog Jackie was spayed an year ago. But just today I noticed a very mild clear thick fluid got discharged after she urinated. I have been observing her vaginal discharge since then and proves to be very mild in discharge. Dog is sctive and has good appetite. Could you please suggest? Thank You.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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There are various causes for vaginal discharge: estrus, infection, foreign bodies, cancer or physical defect. Given that Jackie is spayed, it is remotely possible for a uterine stump pyometra (where a section of the uterus is left attached to the cervix during spaying) but it isn’t common, especially with a clear discharge. However, skin fold dermatitis is more likely; a simple check of the vaginal mucous membranes would confirm this. A visit to your Veterinarian would be required to diagnose the origin of the discharge before a definitive diagnosis or treatment regime is given. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Molly
Labrador Retriever
4-5
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Poor Appetite

This morning my 4-5 year old lab was discharging green/clear mucus, it has turned slightly red, and creamy

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Thank you for your question. A visit to your Veterinarian will be required to determine the cause of the vaginal discharge. Vaginal discharge may be caused by a variety of conditions (trauma, infectious, cancerous, post-partum or after estrus or whelping). Whether she is spayed or not; and if she isn’t spayed, the last time she was on heat or whelped will be factors in determining the origin. If she was spayed it could be a uterine stump pyometra (where during spaying a section of uterus is left attached to the cervix) or a urinary tract infection. After a physical examination by your Veterinarian to determine the underlying cause of the vaginal discharge, they will be able to prescribe an appropriate course of treatment. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

I have 4 moths old dog she used to be a happy dog, am worried her appetite is not good not eating for about 3 days now when i picked her up i saw white discharging from her vagina, can you suggest any help, also started to get pale when i open her mouth? Thank you. Brenda

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Fiona
9 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

My Yorkie has had a clear vaginal discharge and she has been limping from her back left leg. Could this be cancer or just an injection. I have given her silver and washed her back end with detail. What more can I do? And does this sound like a costly fix?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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The vaginal discharge and the limp may or may not be related. I would visit your Veterinarian as a full physical examination and cytology and possibly a culture of the vaginal discharge may be required to make a diagnosis. Also, an x-ray or ultrasound might be performed to rule out anything cancerous and to assess spine and limb health. Cost is very difficult to determine as different regions, different Veterinarians and different conditions have their own pricing; I couldn’t comment on what another Veterinarian would charge. I would visit your Veterinarian as soon as possible as some conditions can be exasperated with time which may lead to higher cost of treatment later. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Dirka
American Bulldog
10 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

My dog Dirka is almost 10 years old in October. And she has been leaking a string of like yellowIsh discharge from her vagina.. kinda looks like puss but darker..I have just notice it but she was just walking around the house and it was hanging and my son come to get me .. what could it be?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Thank you for your question. The important question is the origin of the discharge; if it is coming from the vulva there are two origins: urinary tract or reproductive tract. I would be concerned that the origin is from the reproductive tract and that Dirka has a pyometra (if she isn’t spayed) or a uterine stump pyometra (if she has been spayed); other signs of pyometra are excessive drinking, excessive urination, not eating, swollen abdomen and vomiting (not all signs are present in all cases). I would recommend that you visit your Veterinarian for a physical examination to determine the origin of the discharge and to prescribe the right course of treatment (surgical or medication). Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

My dog shiver, just gave birth less than 2 weeks ago and her pee is very yellowish, she lost appetite as well, and her eyes are also kids yellowish. What could the problem.

My dog Harley just went out of heat about a week ago. Now she is having discharge it was kind of creamy and now it's a clear light yellow mucus,but it's not all the time and she does clean herself alot.

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Nova
Chihuahua/Min Pin
4 Years
Serious condition
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Serious condition

Has Symptoms

pregnant
Pregnany
Yellow Skin
Yellow discharge
yellow mucus
Yellow throw up

Nova is pretty pregnant. Due to give birth in 2 weeks. She was 7 lbs pre pregnancy so I'm very nervous about her giving birth. I came home from work and there was a bright yellow sticky substance in the blanket and it soaked thru to my bed. I've googled everything I could think of and haven't seen anyone post anything similar. She seems in good spirits. Ate breakfast and alert walking around.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Without seeing the substance or being able to examine Nova, I'm not sure what that substance might have been! If she is eating and drinking and bright and happy, you should be okay monitoring her for any further discharge. If the discharge continues, or she has any red, brown, or green discharge, or if she stops eating or starts vomiting or having diarrhea, it would be best to have her examined by your veterinarian as soon as possible to make sure that she isn't having any complications with her pregnancy.

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tdonna
Airedale Terrier
3 Years
Mild condition
0 found helpful
Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge
blood

hi.. Im not sure if my dog is on her period, the last time was the last october.... i noticed when she went to pee into the training diapers, that she has like the normal bleeding for a dog in her period, but also a discharge...at first i thought that was the anal gland liquid, but the odor was weak, and the color was watery...also i saw a small blood cloth... i try to check her and she has her vulve in a normal size... she looks good in behavior, normal
mood...shes eating right.... so, i dont know if it could be normal this type of bleeding or i need to go to the vet? i search for photos on the internet but i didnt find something that really helps me :( hope you can answer my doubt... thanks!

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Any type of vaginal discharge or bleeding should be seen by your Veterinarian especially in intact females as pyometra is always a concern. Blood may be caused by infection (reproductive or urinary), trauma, tumours, urinary stones among others; also diapers do not help the situation. I would recommend visiting your Veterinarian to be on the safe side and get her spayed as well if you do not plan on breeding her. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Juno
Pitbull
3 Years
Moderate condition
0 found helpful
Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Bloody discharge
Halitosis
squatting
seems painful to try and lay down

Medication Used

Amoxicillin

I have a 3 yo spayed female pitbull with a history of UTIs usually treated with amoxicillin and carprofen, but now she's having a bloody discharge and squatting more than usual. Her urine, when she does urinate, has a foul odor, but is still yellow in color. I ran bloodwork, and her kidney parameters were normal, and WBCs also normal, so I'm very confused on why she would be having these symptoms

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Foul smelling urine is usually attributable to urinary tract infections, uterine stump pyometra (as she has been spayed), high ammonia content in the urine, kidney disease among other causes. The normal parameters from the blood work are confusing, a culture and sensitivity test on the urine (from cystocentesis) to identify any bacteria and the most suitable antibiotic for treatment. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Jada
Pittbull mix
13 Years
Mild condition
0 found helpful
Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge
Incontinence
Increased thirst

Medication Used

Cephalexin 500mg

We've been to the vet due to frequent incontinence (urinalysis showed bacteria, but otherwise fine) and treated with a 10 day antibiotic. At the end of the 10 days, urinary frequency started, incontinence gone, and the same antibiotic was prescribed for an additional 14 days (we're about 4 days in). Now she's having night incontinence about twice a week and a yellow discharge from her vulva. Should this clear up when the 14 days are up or should she be seen again for a different diagnosis/testing? I haven't noticed a distended abdomen, but her water consumption has mildly increased. Her mood was off, but since we've restarted the antibiotic, she's seems to behave normally. She's spayed.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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If you are now seeing a yellow discharge coming from the vagina I would strongly recommend you visit your Veterinarian for another examination as this is not a usually occurrence with urinary tract infections; whilst Jada is spayed, there is a condition called uterine stump pyometra which may cause similar symptoms (increased thirst, vaginal discharge etc…). I would have Jada checked over to be on the safe side. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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P-lou
Shih Tzu
11 Years
Serious condition
1 found helpful
Serious condition

Has Symptoms

Constipation
Decreased Appetite
Discharge

My dog is toward the end of her heat cycle, and I have noticed that she has not been eating more than her usual with her heat cycles (to the point where she is losing too much weight in my eyes). She is also experience an off-white discharge that is pretty much flowing out of her as if she is urinating at times, and she is also having trouble passing her bowels. I tried given her pumpkin puree yesterday, and she seems to be moving around a little more and eating more of her meals, but I am still concerned with whether something else may be going on or if some of the symptoms may have been related to her being in heat as well as being constipated?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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During a heat cycle a female may secrete some different discharge which may vary in colour; however we become concerned if there is a large quantity of any particular discharge especially if it has a peculiar odor. Vaginitis, pyometra and other infections may cause discharge from the vulva; given that P-lou has an off-white discharge that in your opinion is flowing out of her I would highly recommend having your Veterinarian take a look at her to be on the safe side. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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star
Pittbull
4 Years
Fair condition
1 found helpful
Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Discharge

I have a pittbull she is 4 yrs old and is not fixed and is not pregnant but she has been having a mucus coming from her vaginal area for about a week I cant afford a vet bill is there anything I can do for her at home. please and thank you for any help giving

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Vaginal discharge may be caused by a few different causes which may include infections, vaginitis, foreign bodies among other issues. Without having a full examination, I cannot tell you if it is something to be concerned about; it is possible that there may be some skin fold dermatitis and you can try to keep the vulva clean (warm water is enough) and stop her from licking if she is. If there is no improvement, a Veterinary visit would be advised as I cannot prescribe anything to a dog I haven’t examined in person. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM http://veterinarymedicine.dvm360.com/vaginitis-dogs-simple-approach-complex-condition

THE LUCY PET FOUNDATION free spades. I WILL BE TAKING OUR 2 1/2 PIT whose UTD on everything,spades a just started leaking from her red & swollen vulva. But why? Infection due to holding it?

Did you take your Furbaby to the vet? We are having the same issue with sour 3 1/2 yr old pit. It scares me. 😢

There are many places you can take your dog to get spayed for free, call your local humane society or a pitbull rescue to help you. SPAY your pit, I am a pit bull owner they do much better when spayed and neutered.

My dog had a vaginal discharge and I took her to the vet. They told me to let her get scanned to see what the issue is. It was on a Saturday and I was suppose to get it done on a Monday, it is now Tuesday and she seems fine, also I have been giving her some intibiotics​ (Cefala-S) She seems back to normal and her appitite has returned. Should I still take her to the vet?

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Luci
ShiChi
10 Years
Mild condition
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Mild condition

My 10 year old is currently experiencing clear discharge from her vulva. There's no swelling, redness, or foul odor. Not sure what to make of it. However, she does lick her area, the only other symptom aside from the clear discharge. Any advice?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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It may be that Luci has some vaginitis which is causing some irritation and licking; you could try bathing around the vulva but you should have your Veterinarian take a look at her to be on the safe side especially if she is still intact to make sure it isn’t the start of something more serious. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

my 5 month old corgi (chloe) femele has had a green discharge from her vulva took to my 5 wks ago give her a shot that was suppose to work for 2wks still has the discharge is their anything else i can do

Thank you. I'll make an appointment.

I have a Pitt she is preagneat and had a green black runny she passed what does it mean

hi Luci, my dog has same problem, she finished her season two weeks ago...our Vet is out of town, what did the Vet said for your dog? thanks in advance

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rose
German Shepherd
9 Months
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Green discharge
Vaginal Discharge

i was looking over my 9 month old german shepherd (she was sleeping) and i suddenly saw her vulva discharge a light green almost liquid mucus. she is not spayed and has not encountered any male dogs. but she does lick her vulva quite frequently

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Green discharge from an intact female should always be checked by her Veterinarian as infection of the uterus (pyometra) is a serious condition which if not treated may lead to death. Surgical removal of the uterus and ovaries (full spay) is the treatment of choice in this situation, but some mild cases may be treated with antibiotics, but recurrence is common. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Bailey
German Shepherd
4 Months
Moderate condition
0 found helpful
Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Green discharge
Yellow discharge
Sticky discharge

Medication Used

Amoxicillin

I have an almost 5 month old purebred German Shepherd. Shortly after we bought her at 8 weeks old we noticed a greenish-yellow discharge from her vulva area. We brought her to the vet and obtained an urine sample. They didn't tell me specifics about the test however did state that she had a UTI which they prescribed an antibiotic for 10 days. We noticed an improvement to her voiding and also the discharge went away. About a week later we noticed the greenish yellow discharge again. It is thick and sticky. We brought her back to the clinic and she was prescribed another round of antibiotics, stronger strength and longer duration. She only has a couple of days left of the regimen and she continues to have this discharge. Do we get a second opinion? I am worried that it could be something else as this isn't going away. She does not have any excessive licking to the area.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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It sounds like a case of vaginitis; whilst most cases are cleared up with antibiotics, some cases may be more complex and caused by other factors including congenital abnormalities, faecal contamination, urinary tract disorders, ectopic ureters etc… If this becomes a common occurrence, further investigation may be required including a vaginal exam, x-ray and blood tests (among other tests). Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

Lots of Watery dicharge coming from my 8 yr old ridgeback. Sudden onset & large amount. Vaginitis? I cant afford to take her to the vet. Please help

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Suzie
Labrador Retriever
8 Years
Moderate condition
-1 found helpful
Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

My female Labrador has been discharging mucous type creamy liquid for the past three weeks.Please can you suggest some treatment for her.

Thanks & regards

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Thank you for reaching out. There are numerous causes for vaginal discharge in females which are dependent on numerous factors; age, spayed, last whelping, trauma, infection (of the reproductive or urinary tract) to name a few.  If no other clinical signs are present, a simple case of dermatitis may be present which can be treated easily with good hygiene by wiping away the mucus and keeping the area clean. However, given the age of your dog; a visit to your local Veterinarian for a full examination will determine the underlying cause and they will prescribe the appropriate medication.  Regards, Dr Callum Turner DVM

My dog has dark beige to brown discharge coming out of her vagina drinking a lot of water and peing a lot and she has a swollen stomach I have no money what can I do I will do whatever it takes please help i have Medicaid

What would cause a dog to have a gray discharge she is not fixed bout two yrs ago she got hooked by her brother did not have any problems or puppies

I have a black lab mix. She is 7 yrs old , hasn't been spayed simply havent been able to afford it. Her menstrual cycle takes place about every 3-4 mths. This time its very strange, scary and as i continue to read up on her symptoms , very dangerous. Brown color discharge with an odor. Bathed her and next day discharge looked like mucus. Haven't seen that again after wiping but she still has brown discharge with very bad odor. I dont know what i can do for her if anything. Any suggestions would be great.

My GSD is about 10-11months as of now. She ended her heat about a month and a half / 2months ago. Since then I've noticed some times, when i catch it, she has a like a white/opaque discharge. i wouldn't say grey maybe the lighting made it seem white. i don't know what that could mean. Any advise on this or what it could be?

Hi I have a 2yr old American bulldog she just had her stud last week and today I saw this green discharge from her. I am really worried about her.

My female has been fix for yrs but lately I've notice that she has dried like dischage . She is 10 yrs old snaushier

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Trixie
American Bulldog
8 Years
Mild condition
0 found helpful
Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Discharge

My 8-year-old American Bulldog Pit mix is spayed and has clear discharge that is slightly mucous that usually comes out after urinating. I took her in and they saw no inflammation or infection. The vet mentioned that something could have been left behind during her spay. I can't find info on her spay since she was a runaway dog that I adopted. My male dog tries to lick the discharge. I wish I knew more about this. Looks like we need an ultrasound?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Common causes for clear discharge from the vagina are infection of the urinary tract, uterine stump infection or vaginitis; constant licking of the vulva by your male dog may have caused vaginitis, try keeping them apart to see if there is any improvement. An ultrasound would be useful to see if there is anything in the uterine stump left over from the spay, your Veterinarian will also perform a full abdominal ultrasound to check other organs at the same time. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Corona
pitbull
8 Months
Mild condition
0 found helpful
Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Bleeding

What could be wrong with my pup, she got vagina bleeding or discharge after her first period at 7 months and bled for about 2 weeks stopped and then 2 weeks later started to bleed again then stopped and now started once again 2 weeks later.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Each dog’s heat cycle may not be exactly as described in the textbook as there is some variation between dogs; heat cycles typically last three weeks, anything longer than this should be checked by your Veterinarian as hormonal problems, infections, anatomical anomalies, inflammation and urinary tract issues may all cause some form of bleeding. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

So it is possible for it to last 2 weeks and then stop and continue after a few weeks? She also seemed as if she were pregnant . She was left alone one day with my male dog and then about 2-3 weeks later her breast started to swell as if she were pregnant but now her belly has gone down.

My dog is doing same thing... what did you find out? Was her vagina really swollen too?

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Cora
Siberian Husky
1 Year
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Our dog is just over a year old (July 4th) has been having a mucus white/yellowish/greenish looking discharge ever since she got fixed in December. Does not seem to bother her day to day routine, no UTI's, or issues going potty. We've been through rounds of antibiotics, both pill and topical form, vaginal flushes, etc. Nothing cleared it up. Today she had a more thorough vaginal examination (she was under anesthesia) and they found an anatomical abnormality, they found cavities on her vagina creating this puss, again this has been going on since her spay. Suggested we go to a soft tissue specialist for possible removal of said cavities. My question, is if it has not been affecting her for the past 9 months, do we move forward to the soft tissue specialist or just continue day today? Would/could it make the problem worse if we continued and didn't see a specialist OR would/could it make the issue worse if she had surgery? What are your suggestions/advise on the issue?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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This is an unusual case and it would be valuable for you to visit a Specialist to have a consultation and to review her options; the Specialist will be able to give you more specifics based on their experience and will let you know of the severity of these cavities. If the cavities are producing aseptic pus, the problem is more an inconvenience (due to dripping etc…) than anything else; but surgical intervention may be the best course of action. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Hunter
Rottweiler
15 months
Moderate condition
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Bloody discharge

Hunter,a week after mating started discharging from her vulvae. A clotted discharged was seen first followed by watery red.
A vet examined her and did not see anything. No sign of pregnancy. But she is still bleeding now after 3 weeks.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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There are various different causes for vaginal bleeding which may be due to trauma, infection, foreign objects, miscarriage among others; if this bleeding is persistent it would be advisable to return to your Veterinarian for another check as without performing an examination, I wouldn’t want to guess a possible cause. Examination by both vaginal speculum and ultrasound may be of value here. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Libby
German Shepherd
4 Years
Mild condition
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Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

I have a 4 yo spayed German shepherd mix who about a year ago started having a mucus like discharge from her vagina. It is stringy and has a yellow color to it. We have brought her to 4 different vets who ran tests, cultures and took urine samples..they all came back normal. Any ideas? It is possible that this is allergies? I have noticed that it will be worse in some areas and better at different locations when we travel. She doesn't seem to be in any pain, normal attitude and no issues with urinating. Thank you

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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If four Veterinarian have been unable to determine a cause, I cannot think of anything other than the usual suspects including pyometra, uterine stump pyometra, vaginitis, hydrometra etc… If the discharge isn’t causing an issue, it is good but somewhere it causes a mess and we would like to know what it is. You should think about consulting an Internal Medicine Specialist or Theriogenologist to help determine the cause. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Luna
Corgi
9
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

bloody urine after 2nd time
pees regularly

Hi, I have a 9 year old Corgi. She's fixed. When she was at the shelter they told us she had bloody discharge, her report says "Patient has a history of mildly bloody discharge from the vulva, cystocentesis found clear, yellow urine. Patient was sedated and vulva examined and scoped. Mild erytherna and irritation in the distal vestibule. No foreign body noted. There was a strong odor but no discreet lesions found. Assessment: Vulvar discharge is mildly hemorrhagic with a strong odor. R/O vaginitis vs foreign body vs UTI. Vaginitis is most likely as urine in the bladder appears to not be affected. no foreign material or lesion noted. PLAN: e-collar to prevent licking. Dilute chlorhexadine wipes of the vulva twice daily. Oral Clavamox 250 mg PO q12h for 10 days." When I adopted her, there seemed to not be any bloody discharge. I took her to the Vet for a checkup right after adoption and she seem fine. It's been 5 months and now after she has peed (first pee is normal looking) she will squat again and the "pee" is red and this time a whitish mucus came out. She doesn't have any other symptoms...doesn't look in pain, appetite is normal, and she goes to the bathroom regularly.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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The whitish discharge may be due to vaginitis or may be attributable to uterine stump pyometra (an infection in the small remnant of uterus left over from spaying). Given her history, I would recommend that you keep the area clean and visit your Veterinarian so a general examination can be performed to check whether it is a recurrence of vaginitis or something more serious. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

Went to the Vet, Luna ended up having a Urinary Tract Infection. They shaved the area to make sure there was no fur there to catch dirt and debris and they did some urine samples. They prescribed her with 2 weeks of Clavamox (antibiotics) and MalAKet Wipes, wipe the area once a day. Happy to report after 3-4 days on antibiotics, the bleeding has stopped. Of course finishing the antibiotics. Thank you for your help!

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Ninah
German Sheprador
1year And half all most 2
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

Hi I have a female German Shepherd dog and she is 4 weeks pregnant and she had a brownish discharge it wasn't a lot just a little bit and also it didn't have a smell to it at all.. yesterday is when I saw it and so far I haven't seen any discharge she is still eating drinking water no sign of distressed I'm a bit worried because I read a couple of articles and sites that has information about this and it might not be good I'm asking for your opinion before I take her to the vet.. thank you..

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Brown discharge may indicate a problem like an infection, it would be best to have your Veterinarian check Ninah over to be on the safe side as a possible infection may cause problems for both pups and Mum. Some discharge may appear without incident but at other times it can be a sign of problems. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Maci
American bully
3 Years
Fair condition
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Has Symptoms

Creamy vaginal discharge

I have an American bully female and she has 1 litter after she recovered from her litter on her next cycled heat a ball came out her vagina then went away then 6 months later a creamy brown liquid is coming out her vagina and it's been everyday what could it be

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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The ball coming out the of vagina would have been vaginal hyperplasia which is caused by excessive hormones during heat and resolves spontaneously after the end of the cycle, spaying normally resolves the problem from recurring. The brown vaginal discharge most likely would be due to pyometra which is an infection of the uterus and requires immediate veterinary attention; emergency ovariohysterectomy is the treatment of choice but mild cases may be treated with antibiotics but recurrence is high. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM https://wagwalking.com/condition/pyometra https://wagwalking.com/condition/vaginal-hyperplasia www.msdvetmanual.com/reproductive-system/reproductive-diseases-of-the-female-small-animal/vaginal-hyperplasia-in-small-animals

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Princess
German Shepherd
5 Years
Mild condition
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Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

Princess was spayed a month ago, this past week I realized there has been this pinkish discharge coming from her vagina. I've never noticed it before, so its new and recent. It's like gooey. I have photo but it doesn't seem like I can attach them on here.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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There are a few causes for a pinkish discharge and in this case a photo wouldn’t be helpful as a more thorough examination would be required; it is possible that there is some vaginitis or another condition leading to this discharge but without examining Princess I cannot say for certain what the cause for the discharge is. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Bindi
pit bull terrier
3 Months
Mild condition
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Mild condition

I just got a 3mo old pitbull mix a couple days ago and just noticed after she went to the bathroom a light mucous green discharge. She was fixed the day before I got her and since I've only had her for a few days I'm not sure if she's acting out of her normal temperament.. she's eating and drinking normally but seems to go pee a lot and sometimes I don't even think pee is coming out. UTI? Should I take her in to the vet?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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There are a few possible causes including vaginitis, urinary tract infection or uterine stump pyometra; regardless of the cause a visit to a Veterinarian is required as antibiotics would most likely need to be prescribed. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Misha
pit bull terrier
2 Years
Moderate condition
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Has Symptoms

vomiting feces

My APBT bitch has just turned 2 years this month. She has blood dripping from her vagina as she has during past heats. Her first heat was at 8.5 months months, then 6 months after that, and again at 6 months, so here we are at 4 months and its a bit early for her heat. After 3 days of dripping she vomited today and it was grey and smelled like pure fecal matter. She went out and had a solid bowel movement, but continued to vomit putrid fecal smelling matter several more times in about an hour. Her appetite has been fine, though I have not fed her since last night since she was puking this morning, and her demeanor has been normal. Some whining before first puking. She also has done this 1-2 times in the past, while alone, and it was mistaken for diarrhea about a year ago and resolved. Now that I see she is vomiting this crap, I am wondering, could this be something more serious? Her vomiting resolved within that hour, 9 hours ago, and she has not been offered food yet and otherwise acts fine.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for contacting us about Misha today. I am concerned with her erratic heat cycles and vomiting that she may be developing a uterine infection, or pyometra. The vomiting might be unrelated, but without seeing her it is impossible for me to diagnose her one way or the other. If her vomiting is due to another reason, like dietary indiscretion, she may need anti-nausea medications. If it is related to a pyometra, she needs to see her veterinarian and have an ovriohysterectomy, as that is the only cure for pyometra. It would be better to have her seen now, when her attitude seems normal, than to wait and see if she shows more severe signs later and becomes more critical. I hope that she is okay!

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Mitzi
Yorkie
8 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

No appetite
Diarrhea
Vomiting
Bloody
Discharge

I have an 8 year old yorkie who is currently 10.5 pounds. She has been vomiting with diarrhea since yesterday afternoon. However I think she might be in heat again due to creamy bloody discharge.
I took her to our vet today and they gave her a shot for nausea and diarrhea but I am concerned it might be something else. Any advice?
Thanks!

Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your email. I am also concerned about it being something else. I am worried that she may have a pyometra, an infection of her uterus. Creamy bloody discharge is a concerning sign, as is the vomiting and diarrhea. It would be a good idea to either take her back to your vet in the morning, or seek a second opnion, and make sure that she doesn't have this infection - sometimes they have to run bloodwork to find out. If this infection is ignored, it can quickly become a life-threatening condition. I hope that she is okay.

Thank you for the info! I wondered if it might have something to do with her not being spayed. I will definitely call our vet tomorrow.

Dr. King,

I wanted to thank you for the information! I called my vet and got her in and she did in fact have pyometra. She had surgery tonight to remove her uterus and she should be home either tomorrow or Friday.

So yes, thank you again!

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Lucy
St bernard
6 Years
Moderate condition
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Has Symptoms

Discharge

Lucy are St. Bernard is 6 years old has a really smelly discharge coming from her back end is all over her back legs and tail it’s like a brownish colour and smells really bad is she is not eating much and sleeping a lot but she is a lazy dog anyway please can you advise she has not been spaded and never had a litter thank you

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your email. Lucy needs to see her veterinarian as soon as possible. Without examining her, I cannot diagnose her, but as a 6 year old unspayed female, she is in danger of having a uterine infection. If untreated, these infections can be fatal. Your veterinarian will be able to examine her, determine if tht or something else is going on, and get her the appropriate treatment. I hope that she is okay.

Sounds like anal glands, are you sure it's coming from the vaginal area or the other one? I just ask because my pup has to have her anal glands dispersed often and that smell is nothing nice let me tell you!!!!

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Belle
Labrador Retriever
8 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

3 bowel accidents , numerous urine

Is it common for a female lab 5 weeks post partum to have episodes of bowel and bladder incontinence. My lab never had an accident in the house until she gave birth. Is this normal? Will it continue?

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your question. There can be a number of hormonal changes during pregnancy, and afterwards, but by 5 weeks after having her pups, she should be pretty much back to normal. She's a little older than normal to be having pups, and it would be a worth a visit to your veterinarian to make sure that she is okay, and that she isn't having signs of an infection. Without examining her, I can't diagnose anything, so she should probably be seen in the near future. I hope that she is okay!

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Kiwi
Border Collie
1 Year
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

My dog is a border collie, about 1 year old. I feel like she is going through a false pregnancy currently, as she had her first heat about 1 or 2 months ago, and is now nesting like crazy, and developed weird bonds with her toys. If she is going through a false pregnancy, is it normal for her to have some colostrum like fluid coming from her nipples as well as some clear jelly like music coming from her vagina? It is nothing extreme, I just saw the first string today, but want to be sure.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your question. If she is having a false pregnancy, mammary and vaginal discharge can be quite normal, as can nesting behaviors. Those things occur in a real pregnancy, too. The easiest way to find out would be to have your veterinarian take an x-ray. After about 45 days of pregnancy, the pups are visible on x-rays.

Hi. My shih tzu dog is having a bloody vaginal discharge 39 days after her first day of heat. We hired a stud on the 9th day so she could have puppies. Is this threatening? She's not weak but Im very disturbed that she has lost her appetite. :(

My dog went into heat and between Dec 3 and 5th was locked up with our neighbors dogs. She is now bleeding a ton. She has a huge puddle of blood in her kennel and all over her dog bed. She stopped bleeding and then just yesterday she started to bleed like crazy. Could it be a sign of a miscarriage? Or something more serious.

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Kita
Japanese akita
10 Years
Serious condition
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Serious condition

Has Symptoms

Drinking alot more

Hi I got a Japanese akita she 10 years old but recently she has been leaking alot of watery fluid and it's stinks, she doesn't let me get near her to see where it's coming from, it's stained my carpet and she getting it everywhere, sometime there yellow stuff in there,and she moaning a lot which she never use to do.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your email. Kita should see a veterinarian as soon as possible. If she isn't spayed, she may be showing signs of a pyometra, which can be a life threatening condition. If she is spayed, your veterinarian will be able to determine what kind of fluid that is, and where it is coming from, and how to treat it to make her comfortable. I hope that everything goes well for her.

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Oniok
Chow chow/pomeranian mix
8 Months
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Genital Licking

Hi! We have a 8 months old male chochow mix. And on what I observed there is a greenish like color and watery discharge in his genital and he liking it several times. And i also observed that when he is urinating it was like he holding up his urine and sometimes loss of appetite which result on decreasing of his weight. Please, can you give me some advice on what to Do. Thank you for your response. Have a good day.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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There is a certain amount of discharge around the prepuce that is normal in male dogs, but without seeing Oniok, I'm not sure if the discharge id normal, or if he has a problem or infection. It would be best to have him seen by a veterinarian if he is not eating and losing weight because of this problem.

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Nina
Pug
17 Months
Mild condition
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Has Symptoms

Discharge brown
Discharge

I have a one and a half year old pug who is going through her second heat. It's been 18 days since she started bleeding. She had bright red discharge throughout, salmon coloured discharge for a day- on her 14/15th day- after which it went back to being a dark shade of red. Now, suddenly, on her 18th day, I notice she has very dark coloured discharge. It's dark brown. She's behaving completely normally and she eats and drinks as usual.
She did have a UTI five days ago, for which she was treated with Amoxycillin.

Since dark discharge never brings good news, I'm prompted to ask if this brown discharge is part of her heat! Please do help!

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your email. Typical time frames for dogs to have bloody discharge are about 3-5 days during a heat cycle. 18 days of bleeding could indicate a problem, as could the discoloration. It would be best to have her seen by your veterinarian - they can analyze that fluid, give her a good exam, and determine what might be going on.

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Critter
Pit bull
4 Months
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

Hi my puppy critter has been having a vaginal discharge for the past week is green color she is 4 months old has had all of her shots. she eats normal drinks plenty of fluids plays all the time with all the rest of the dogs she acts like there is nothing wrong with her but every once in awhile you'll Green mucus coming out

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your email. Puppies can get mild vagnitis, bladder infections, or have congenital urinary problems. It would be best to have Critter seen by your veterinarian to have her evaluated and get appropriate treatment. I hope that everything goes well with her!

My almost 4 year old pitbull, she has been spayed since she was a puppy, is now having a greenish discharge. It’s only after she pees. She is acting normal, running around, playing with my other dog, eating, and drinking. Is this something common? Is it easily treatable? Please help.

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Cassie
Shih Tzu
11 Years
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

Hi i have a shi zhu 11years this pass few days i brought her to the clinic because she has a fever no appettite vomitting and diarhea..
Then the vet diagnosis she has a cough and flu .. she’s taking a meds now cotrimoxazole , Metoclopromide and Ascof forte( for her cough)
But i have notice she has a yellowish discharge on her vagina..
and she always leaking .. and if we go out side some male dogs always want to mate her ..
My dog never spayed..
Theres a possibe this a symtoms of menstrual period?
Or possible of side effect of the meds?
Way back on her medical history she has operated on bladder .. they remove the stone.. 3years ago..
what would be possible cause of the yellowish discharge ?

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your email. Cassie should see a veterinarian as soon as possible. If she isn't spayed, she may be showing signs of a pyometra, which can be a life threatening condition. Your veterinarian will be able to determine what kind of fluid that is, and where it is coming from, and how to treat it to make her comfortable. I hope that everything goes well for her. Read more at: https://wagwalking.com/condition/vaginal-discharge

I have a 6 year old red nose pitbull who is peeing clear liquid without knowing she is peeing this it's been happing for 4 days now.

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Marley
Husky
5 Months
Mild condition
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Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

My husband and I have a 5 month old husky mix and have noticed a light greenish yellow vaginal discharge. I only really notice it after she comes out of being in her crate after a day of work. We asked the vet at her vaccination appt and he said to monitor it and gave us wipes. Our puppy wants nothing to do with the wipes and when we tried, didn’t notice any change. Is this common? Could it be a bladder infection for holding her urine for long periods? Help! Thanks :)

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Some vaginal discharge may occur and many times is not much to be concerned about especially if your Veterinarian has already examined her; however if this becomes an ongoing issue, it may be worth trying her with a course of antibiotics (if your Veterinarian agrees) in case there is a vaginal infection. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Gracie
Siberian Husky
9 Years
Mild condition
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Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

I have a 9 yr old femal Siberian Husky, she is not fixed. She had a heat cycle in March. I noticed today some dried crusty yellow/green around a couple of her nipples and clear watery vaginal discharge. The nipples do not appear raw. She is frequently licking herself due to the vaginal discharge. We have 2 male fixed dogs and she has not been around any other male dogs.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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You should have Gracie checked by your Veterinarian as older dogs are prone to pyometra and other conditions if they are still intact; without examining her I cannot say what the specific cause is however if she is around six weeks after her last heat cycle she may have an open pyometra. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Daphne
Great Dane
6 Years
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

I rescued a six year old great dane and she has a clear watery discharge but not all of the time it just happens once in a great while and it is odor free. I keep an eye on to make sure there is no change in color density or odor. Her appetite is good she has no change in energy level or loving level as she lounges where she pleases and has strewn her toys everywhere.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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There are a few possible causes for a clear odourless discharge from the vulva which may include vaginitis, urinary tract infection or reproductive tract issues; without examining Daphne I cannot say which is the cause, however if there are no other symptoms and she isn’t straining to urinate you should bring it up with your Veterinarian when it occurs again and they can have a look and determine the cause. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Zulfa
american pitbull
16 Months
Serious condition
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Serious condition

Has Symptoms

heat
solid particles in blood
Blood In Stool

good day,
we have a pitbull female, not fixed, 16 months old. we only got her about a month ago, so we have no idea if she has been on heat before. this morning we found quite a few big drops of blood, most of them had solid substances in it, is this the waste material that comes out? also, one of her stools have some blood in it, could it get discharged while she is doing her business? we want to breed her, so we want to know if this is her heat or not?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Without examining Zulfa it is difficult for me to give a recommendation, if you are planning on breeding her you should visit your Veterinarian for a breeding soundness examination to be on the safe side. During heat, there may be some spotting of blood but if you are seeing solid lumps or material as well I would get this seen as soon as possible. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Kiara
Yorkshire Terrier
3 Years
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

My yorkie is about 3 years old. She has not been spayed. She is at the end of her heat cycle. She had a white vaginal discharge,very little for a day and then it stopped. She has no other symptoms. Should I be worried? The discharge has no odour.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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That little bit of vaginal discharge may have been normal for her at the end of her heat cycle, but it could also be a sign of infection. It would be best to monitor her over the next few weeks for more discharge, vomiting, lethargy, diarrhea, or not eating. If any of these things occur, she needs to be seen by a veterinarian as soon as possible to rule out any infection. If she does have any problems, it might be best to have her spayed.

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Eve
Aussie-lab
15 Weeks
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Discharge

My 15 week old AussieLab puppy had an opaque, white discharge on her vagina when she woke up yesterday. She is not spayed and we do have an in tact male 15 week old puppy as well. We have not seen him mounting her.
Because she cleans herself often I have not seen the discharge again. She is peeing regularly and eating, drinking, and playing normally as well. She has a vet appointment in a week. Should we wait it out until then or take her in now?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Most likely it is juvenile vaginitis which may or may not be observed by an owner due to minimal discharge or a female licking herself regularly; juvenile vaginitis is considered idiopathic (we don’t know the cause) but generally spontaneously resolves with age. If there are no other symptoms (fever, smelly discharge or anything else concerning) you may wait for your appointment. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM http://veterinarymedicine.dvm360.com/vaginitis-dogs-simple-approach-complex-condition (there is a small write up on juvenile vaginitis in the first section “Forms of Vaginitis”)

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Ruby
Jack Russell Terrier
6 Years
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Quite, not eating much
Quite, not eat

My dog is a 6 year old Jack Russell and I have noticed some pale red virginal mucuosy discharge, she is has already been on heat but still having discharge, she hasn’t been eating and very quite not her usual happy lively self. I am a little concern, is this normal for her?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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With intact females, we need to be concerned with infections (pyometra) after a heat cycle especially as they age; also tumours and other condition affect intact females which wouldn’t affect a spayed female. I cannot say without examining Ruby what the specific cause is but you should visit your Veterinarian for an examination to determine whether the origin of the blood is from the reproductive tract, urinary tract or due to another cause. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

This has helped us in getting an appointment for our Border Collie who we did not have her spayed . She’s around 8 years old is profusely licking her private area and we’ve noticed a discharge none smelly , none urine on covers .
She’s very swollen as if she was in Season but there’s no blood loss does this happen to older BC we are so worried as we can’t see the vet until next week we know she’s getting older but she’s very active still playing with the other bc and barking playing but does not seem her normal self in some ways this lucking is almost obsessive .
Thankyou.

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Mia
Yorkshire Terrier
9 Months
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

First time
going into heat
Discharge

I have a nine month old yorkie who seems to be going into heat. Her privates are swollen and reddish but she also has a clearish discharge and licks herself alot. This is my families first time with a yorkie in heat weve had rottweilers that bred.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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What you are describing seems quite normal for a heat cycle. Cause for worry might include if she is vomiting, or stops eating, or if the discharge becomes yellow or brown. Typically, the discharge continues for 5-10 days, and she will remain able to breed for 7-14 days afterwards.

How much should we worry if she (mine) stops eating and her nipples are still swollen shes vomiting and having diarrhea? Like what could that mean

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Raisin
Dauchsund
13 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Thick
smelly
White
Discharge

Medication Used

none

My 13 year old dauchsund has a smelly thick white discharge.Its not constantly happening, when it does it doesnt seem to hurt her or cause discomfort. She always licks herself when it happens. First noticed it about 4 months ago. She is spayed. We have a male dauchsund who is also fixed, he is constantly humping her and licking her hind end

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Since Raisin is spayed, she should not be having this thick discharge, and she may have an infection or other condition that may need attention. It would be best to have her examined by her veterinarian, as they will be able to identify the cause of the discharge and give her any treatment that she may need.

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Tootie
Lhasa Apso
11 Years
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Mucous
Odor
Vaginal Discharge

Medication Used

Phenobarbital

My dog in the last month has had a UTI and passed a kidney stone. After being treated she seemed fine. Today at the groomer, they noticed discharge or pus coming from the vaginal area and a foul odor. I’ve made an appt with my Vet but of course that appt is 2 days away. I was wondering what this could be?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Immediate concern is for pyometra if she is intact or uterine stump pyometra if she is spayed; if there is a lot of smelly discharge I would recommend visiting an Emergency Veterinarian especially if there are other symptoms like fever, lethargy, increased thirst and urination. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Dakota
German Shepherd
10 Months
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

I have a female 10 month old GSD she went into her first heat cycle March 9th, its been almost 6 weeks. She stopped bleeding after the third week, but her nipples and vagina are still swollen and she is constantly licking her vagina still. We have noticed some discharge since yesterday a watery clear discharge with an odor. She is not peeing any more than she was, she also seems to not want to eat right away in the morning her food but she will eat treats and then her appetite is fine by lunch and the rest of the day (she tends to like to eat when me and my husband are both home) I am not sure if she is depressed as my husband started a new job and is home with her less or if there is some other issues going on. Is it normal for a heat cycle to last this long without any blood and a discharge with an odor with her nipples and vagina still swollen? It will be 6 weeks this friday 4/20.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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That is a long time for her to continue to have discharge. Typically, the show outward signs of heat for 5-7 days, then remain in heat for 7-14 days. 6 weeks could indicate a problem, and it would be best to have her examined by a veterinarian to determine what might be going on. I hope that she is okay.

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Sophia Grace
Rottweiler
1 Year
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Swollen nipples
Vomiting
Vaginal Discharge
Vaginal Swelling

My dog Sophia just turned a year old and got her first period around 10 months she is not spayed and we have 2 other boy dogs in the house who are not fixed. We would like her to mate but lately she’s been having a thick clear/white discharge and she have been vomiting and having diarrhea. We are worried because we’re not sure what’s causing it. She has also will not eat right away and is becoming slightly aggressive to other dogs (which is not like her at all)

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Intact female dogs will sometimes develop an infection in their uterus, especially around the time of a heat cycle. Since I cannot examine her, it would be best to have her examined by a veterinarian to evaluate the discharge and determine if it is normal and she is being aggressive due to hormonal changes, or if she has a problem. I hope that all goes well for her.

My dog turned a year in February and started her first heat cycle Feb 9th. I noticed she had a clear thick discharge a week ago. Other than that she is completely normal.

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Bella
Cocker Spaniel
4 Years
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Clear Vaginal Discharge

Hello, my cocker spaniel, Bella, is almost 5 years old. Today she discharged a lot of clear discharge at once, and I’ve noticed her licking her private area. She’s pretty active and has a good appetite, but I’m worried something may be going wrong.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
1520 Recommendations
Female dogs can develop uterine problems as they age, if they are not spayed. I'm not sure if Bella is spayed, but either way she could be having a problem with infection. It would be best to have her examined and determine if she is having a urinary or urogenital issue. I hope that all goes well for her.

My dog is releasing green sticky fluid from her vagina. Is it dangerous? I'm worried about her. She's 5.

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Browinie
Chuichuah
15 Weeks
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

discomfort
Licking

Yes my puppy has a clear sticky substance on the tip of his penis. It's not enough to say it's a discharge,but I noticed it when looking him over is this normal. He's not acting like it's bothering him

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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There is a normal discharge that male dogs have, and there are discharges that are a problem. It would be a good idea to mention it to your veterinarian at your next appointment to see if he is having a problem, or if it is normal. I hope that all is well for him!

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MEGAN
Border Collie
8 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Profusely licking Swollen
Profusely licking
Profusely

Can a female border collie of just over 8 years old be speyed as an older dog if she’s having problems with licking her Private area and is very swollen looks like she’s actually in season no blood and the vet finds a problem infection etc,
This is the first time she’s had this problem of compulsive licking and loosing what can only be described as a none smelling discharged stuff that is not thick does not appear to contain blood , no urine smell
We do feel so guilty that we did not have her speyed . She is the eldest of two she always licks keeps the other one clean another girl due to be speyed
We were wondering can they be in season as an older bc not loose blood as such but be obsessed depending on the dog keeping the area clean .
She is going to see the vets
But in anticipation as a disabled couple were so worried for her , we don’t want to loose her she’s everything to us .
I’m sorry if I’m asking to much here .
But as bc get older does the mental cycle infact change what they loose within that cycle depending on if speyed or not or is it a case of because we did not have her speyed this is causing her problems
Please be totally honest with us we need to know because if our question can indeed help others to better make a decision we would be grateful
Thanking you very much
Tina

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Meghan is not too old to be spayed, no, and she may be having an infection that would make spaying her a good idea. As dogs get older and aren't spayed, they have more of a chance of developing infections or tumors, and the surgery would still be a good idea. Your veterinarian can assess her general health and give you a better idea as to what might be going on, and they may want to run some blood work before her surgery to make sure that she is otherwise healthy. I hope that all goes well for her!

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Cooper
English Bulldog
7 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal bleeding
Abdominal Distension
Panting excessively

Hi
My dog is an English bulldog, about 7 yrs old, female and has not been herself for the past few days. Not eating at all (very unusual for her), vdragging her hind legs slightly when walking and panting much heavier than normal when pushed to exercise. We also noticed her abdomen is bigger than normal but when i press the sides of her abdomen she doesnt seem to be in pain. She has had a period for the last week or so but this finished 2 days ago and we've noticed some cloudy discharge in her urine. We don't keep track of her period too much but i did think she had reached menopause previously because the periods were less frequent.

Could this all be down to a urine infection? Should I be worried about her abdomen being bigger and also her panting? I should also note that she vomited after food for the first time in 4 days.

Please help! Any advice would be appreciated!!

Thanks
Nikki

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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I would have Cooper seen right away by a veterinarian - dogs can get uterine infections that can very quickly become life-threatening. She may have a bladder infection, but with this description, it would be best to have her seen very soon. I hope that she is okay.

John M, we also have a 12 yr cavalier bitch with same symptoms. She is not spayed. She had a diagnosis of UTI in April which cleared up but a few weeks later she has persistent discharge and limping badly, almost dragging back left leg.

Back to the vets today after 12 days antibiotics. They have scanned for pyo and no signs. Vet doesn’t seem to be able to give diagnoses.

Hope your girl gets better soon. I will share any further info after vet visit today. Emma

My female dog Josie has a green discharge it randomly appears and sometimes I can see it in her urine
She eats her food but not all of it as if she’s saving it for later

Hi,

Our 12 year old cavalier King Charles bitch has experienced similar symptoms with vaginal discharge, loss of appetite and lack of mobility in her hind legs, did you manage to get a diagnosis for Cooper, as our Vet has been unable to provide a diagnosis so far and we are getting extremely worried?

Thanks John

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Molly
Pug
Eight Years
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

ovarian cyst
difficulty in pissing
Vaginal Discharge

Hello, my dog is 8 years old female pug. Аbout 2 months ago, she started to peeing too much and on drops.She became very quiet. Another symptom appear .Vaginal discharge, very abundant. It's watery type, very light smell. Almost transparent. Vet gives us antibiotics + red berry pills. Didn't help. He prescript another course of different this time antibiotic. Didn't work. Then he find she has ovarian cyst. Removed ovaries and uterus. Now she's spayed. Told us to wait for one month .The vaginal discharge will stop by itself. It's been 2 weeks, the discharge still very abundant, and now she has difficulty pissing. Pее one, two time's a day, before there was at least 6.7 times. Her blood samples were fine .We are very worry, do we wait, or change the veterinarian clinic?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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It is possible that the reduction in urination is a positive sign from the spaying, however if Molly is straining to urinate or is in distress you should return to your Veterinarian for an examination. After a dog is spayed, it takes time for the hormones to leave the system so this is why your Veterinarian would have recommended that you wait a month. You should visit your Veterinarian or another Veterinarian to examine her especially if she is straining to urinate. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

My dog is a 20 wk old pitbull she has yellowish liquid coming out her vagina what do u think it is?

some white type liquid(its not pure white)is coming out after her heat.? is it normal or should I go to the doctor?

Thank you, Dr.Turner. She's much better now!

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Bailey
Great Dane
1 Year
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Discharge

Intact femal. Has some yellow discharge at the end of her heat cycle. She did breed for the first time a week ago. Could this be from the breeding? Female and male both had health checks that were good. Not sure if she had this on her last heat cycle. She keeps herself pretty clean. No pain when I wipe it away.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Some discharge at the end of a heat cycle or after mating may occur, but you should check in with your Veterinarian as the discharge shouldn’t be yellow and this may be an indicator of infection. It would be best to get her checked over to be on the safe side as any infection may put not only the pregnancy but Bailey at risk as well. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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stormy
Dachshund
9 Months
Serious condition
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Serious condition

Has Symptoms

not drinking
scooting
Tired
Not Eating

my puppy is only 9 months old- she has been having discharge whitish/ grey color for the past 4 months. She has been on clavamox for a month straight 2 pills 250mg, has cultures done, given probiotics, er pills, and the vet now wants to do an ultrasound. Do you have any suggestions on what could be wrong as the vets (yes we have taken her to 3 different places because they all say they do not know what is wrong and this is unique. she has fevers everytime we take her to the vet also so she gets medication for that as well. she was spayed when she was 4 months old. my husband and I got her 5 months old from a rescue facility

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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It sounds like Stormy may have some vaginitis, but without examining her I cannot say for certain; vaginitis is commonly caused by infection but would have shown up on culture and sensitivity tests. An x-ray or an ultrasound may be useful to confirm whether or not there is a uterine stump pyometra which is a possibility in spayed cats, although very uncommon. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

I have a 4 month old spayed puppy who we also rescued. She has had a discharge (white to light green in color). She is now on antibiotics. Is it possible she may have stump pyometra? I'm really worried about what is causing this.

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Cami
small poodle
10 Years
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

none

my 10 year old poodle has a reddish brown on her area. She has been fixed as a puppy. She is licking the area some. We have seen this for awhile now but it seems to be getting bigger. She is acting fine, eats fine, plays around the house, she has no problem peeing.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Without seeing the area, I'm not really able to comment on what might be going on with Cami, unfortunately. Since the lesion seems to be getting bigger, and she is licking at it, it would be a good idea to have her seen by a veterinarian, as they will be able to examine her and let you know if there is anything to worry about, or how to treat it.

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Phoebe
Poochin
6 Years
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Weakness

My female dog has a vaginal discharge, brown creamy liquid with a fowl fresh scent. This has been happening within the past three days.She's not eating anything at all. During her mating season probably 2 days after she had a heavy discharge of blood that has stopped until 3 weeks later she now has the brown liquid discharge. She looks pregnant most likely. Is this life threatening and are there any home remedies I can adopt. Thank you in advance.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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This sounds like pyometra which is a severe life threatening infection of the uterus which commonly occurs around four to six weeks after the heat cycle. This isn’t something you should even consider treating at home and should visit an Emergency Veterinarian immediately; many times a full ovariohysterectomy (spay) is the best course of action since antibiotics alone may not be effective enough in severe cases and recurrence rates are high. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Taylor
Weimaraner
10 Years
Serious condition
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Serious condition

I have a 10 year old Female dog that is taking medicine for kidney issues. She’s been on the kidney medicine now for 8 months. Shortly after starting the kidney medicine she went on Proin for wetting. Problem with Proin is she now has to take an appetite stimulant to get her to eat. Over the last 8 myths she’s lost about 10+ lbs and even on the stimulant we are having a hard time getting her to eat. But the big problem other than not eating is she has a mucus stringy discharge. Our vet has had her on meds for a UTI, has done X-rays, recently scoped her, has done blood work, etc. and can not tell us what is causing the mucus. We are at the point of taking her to another vet. We are very frustrated and just want our baby to get better. Any suggestions, and ideas as to what oils be causing the mucus discharge?

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Mucus might be caused by bladder inflammation, and she may benefit from a urinary diet specifically formulated to help with bladder problems. That may go against the food that she needs to eat for her kidney disease, however. Fatty acids can sometimes help improve bladder health as well. It might not be a bad idea to get a second opinion, or a referral to a specialist, but there may be multiple things going on with Taylor and your veterinarian may be doing a good job trying to manage them all.

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Bella
Yorkie
12 Years
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Clear discharge

I have a 12 yr old 4.5lb yorkie, that recently started having discharge in her sleep. (She sleeps in bed with me and I wake up to a clear damp circle around her) I see no other symptoms. Bathroom runs and eating seem normal. She is fixed and hasn’t had a oestrus cycle. What could be the cause of this discharge?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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It is possible that this age that Bella is having some urinary incontinence whilst sleeping and may occur in spayed females or in older dogs; another cause may be vaginitis or urinary tract infections. Without examining Bella I cannot say for certain but you should have her checked over by your Veterinarian if this is becoming a regular issue. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Maui
Chow Chow
7 Years
Mild condition
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Mild condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

My 7y/o Chow/Border Collie who is not spayed has a white discharge coming from her vagina. I noticed it immediately after she had bled for a while. I took care of my daughters male un-neutered dog for 3 weeks and can't be sure if he didn't try to mate with her.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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If Maui is intact and recently had a heat cycle I would be concerned with pyometra whether the male tried to mate with her or not; this would be something to check with your Veterinarian as soon as possible and if you are not planning on mating Maui you should get her spayed regardless. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Choo choo
Chihuahua
6 Years
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

Vaginal Discharge

My dog has not been fixed and for about a week she's been very moody, I noticed tonight she's been licking here vaginal area and saw a light tan mucus coming out. I just fixed my 3 male dogs could she be pregnant or is this a possible infection. Her stomach is tight and her nipples are out.

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Ginger
German Shepherd/Border collie
9 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

brown fishy smelling vag discharge
lethargic,
Weakness
No appetite
Vaginal Discharge

I have a 9 year old German Shepherd/Border Collie mix. Yesterday she didn't eat at all, she started to seem very lethargic and stopped drinking water. Today her symptoms seemed to just progress to the point where she seems weak when walking. I started to syringe feed her liquids and she kept it down and she was able to go outside to urinate. Upon coming back inside I noticed that she just plopped right back down and on the ground where she laid I noticed that she had some very thick, brown, fishy smelling discharge ( which is what I assume she urinated ). She seems warm to touch, and increasingly lethargic. I called a vet and they will be coming to our home to evaluate her tomorrow afternoon.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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It certainly sounds like Ginger may have a pyometra (if she is intact) which would need to be treated surgically (treatment of choice) if that is the case; you should ensure that she is kept hydrated and that she is otherwise well but would advise visiting an Emergency Veterinarian to be on the safe side given the severity of the symptoms. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Cinder
American Akita
1 Year
Mild
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
My Puppy started her second round of heat at 11 months old the week before Christmas. Things seemed to go fine, after about 4 weeks she seemed to stop bleeding and our male akita stopped showing interest in her. Its been about a two weeks since she stopped showing signs of being in heat but this afternoon I noticed blood spots on the floor. I check her and the blood appears to be coming from her vulva. I'm not sure what is happening. Any advice?
Myah
American Bulldog
10 Months
Fair
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
My puppy Myah is 10 months old, she just went through her first heat and hasn't bled for about 2 days, ive noticed a white cloudy discharge coming out of her vagina now. I havent noticed anything out of the ordinary when she urinates. Is this normal during their cycle or should i be concerned?
O'Riely
American Pit Bull Terrier
10 Years
Moderate
Has Symptoms
Bleeding
I have a 10 year old female Pit Bull who I have had since she was 3 months old. She has had 2 litters of puppies and is still intact. Over the last few months I have noticed a odor to her urine (smells like old fish). I thought with the summer months she was not drinking enough water but no matter how much water I gave her, her urine still smelled. When we take her out she has to stay out for a few minutes longer as she has also started leaking after urination. Now over the past week she has been bleeding (not during heat), it ranges from 3-4 quarter size drops to sometimes a small puddle and when she urinates now no smells. She is eating and drinking normal, runs around like she is still a pup and has no signs to me of a fever. Does anyone know if this can be something serious? I do not have a lot of money, just had a five year old start kindergarten. Any advise would be greatly appreciated!
Lily
Basset Hound
1 Year
Fair
Has Symptoms
Clear Discharge From Vagina
My basset is a little over a year old and spayed. She sometimes has clear liquid come out of her vagina. It doesn't smell, isn't all the time and doesn't bother her at all. She has no other symptoms of any other infection. It sometimes looks like she peed. But it isn't all the time. She has never been bred or attached to any male dogs. Any suggestions?
Clowie
Chihuahua
7 Years
Fair
Has Symptoms
Licking At Genitals
Weight Loss
Weakness
Vomiting
Poor Appetite
Hi, I've had clowie since she was a baby. She isn't spayed and she has 2 weeks with her heat cycle and now she hasn't been eating not drinking water for 3 days. I took her to the veterinarian but she thinks she has thick fever. So she gave me pills to treat it. I gave her the pill and she started vomiting. I had to take her to get fluids due to still not eating. Now I saw that she was excessively licking her genital and I picked her up and I saw that her genital was taking out like a mucous yellow slime. I don't know what she has? Any recommendations?
Leia
Dalmatian
11 Years
Mild
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
My near 12 y/o Dalmatian Leia (like Star Wars) also has a odorless rather off white vaginal discharge. She has no complains nor she seems stressed about it; U however have notice obviously unavoidable signs of aging (resting more, vision, hearing). The vet analyzed the discharge under the microscope (like I would Do in the office for a human). She stated observing "lots" if neutrophils (a type of white blood cell). For which she started antibiotics. Blood specimen was also sent for analysis . . . I am supposed to find out tomorrow Monday about the results. I'll share anything I know . . .
Keelo
English Mastiff
4 Years
Moderate
Has Symptoms
Blood In Urine
Vaginal Discharge
Licking At Genitals
Separation Anxiety
Dog is peeing blood and blood clots sometimes and a brown vaginal discharge happened recently and sometimes can't hold her urine. She's a mastiff/American bulldog mix
Irelia
German Shepherd
1 Year
Fair
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
Irelia was just spayed 6 days ago. Aside from the early few days of depression, she's become very active, eats and drinks fairly regularly nothing out of the ordinary. However today I notice some discharge coming from her rectal/vaginal area (can't really tell) it looks like a cross between dry blood and poop with a slight brownish color, fairly watery. Not sure if I should be concerned, I have to take her in to have her sutures removed next week but if it's something that can develop into something serious I'd rather not wait. Any thoughts?
Nikki
Great Dane
1 Year
Moderate
Has Symptoms
Blood In Urine
Pus And Odor
Discharge Licking Genitals
I have a Great Dane who was spayed at 7 months since then she had had frequent urinary trac infections. Recently she has had a purulent bloody discharge from her vulva, she is also consistently trying to lick her genitalia. She isn't urinating more frequently and not straining to urinate. What is some advise?
Libby
Labrador Retriever
Moderate
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
My female dog consistently licks her vulva producing large amount of clear fluid. She does not do it all the the time but approximately three to four times a day. She leaves a big wet spot where she is when doing it. She was retrieved from a city shelter and was spayed by a well respected veterinarian. I do not know if the problem existed prior to the operation or is a direct result of the operation. I plan on contacting her veterinarian and set up a exam. Could you give me some insight to what it might be?
Sam
Labrador Retriever
6 Years
Serious
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
Want to know why my yellow lab female vaginia is bleeding ?
Lexi
Miniature Australian Shepherd
12 Years
Serious
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
I know this sounds gross, but I noticed my dog Lexi has been leaving little stains around the house. When I took a closer look I noticed discharge coming from her vagina. I made an appointment with the veterinarian office. I told them the only thing I notice different is that she has to pee a lot more than before. The vet office said they will examine her to find the cause. I feel worried, but they said most discharge problems can be easily solved.
Hobbs
Yorkshire Terrier
1 Year
Moderate
Has Symptoms
Odor
Scratching Often.
My dog sometimes has a fish Odor stemming from his penal area. He growls and scratches at the area all day every day. We brought him to the vet who insisted that the smell was due to the fact that his anal glands needed to be expressed so we had that done. We were also told to mix pure pumpkin with his food so avoid further issues regarding this matter. This was about two weeks ago. Today, the smell is back stronger than ever. Any suggestions? I'm debating on trying a different veterinarian....
Poppy
Mixed
2 Years
Unknown
Has Symptoms
Green Discharge
Hi my dog poppy has a greenish brown discharge coming from her vaginal area and i mated her on the 8th of march for the first time, can someone please give me some advice on what to do, thankyou.
Rose
Pit
4 Years
Fair
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
My dog was bred beginning of January. Now she has an almost black discharge. Didn't have it with her first litter.
Gracie
Pittbull Mix
10 Weeks
Moderate
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
Green Discharge
I have a puppy pit bull she's about 10 to 11 weeks old and has been having a thick sticky green discharge coming from her vagina. It's been happening for about two weeks since she got her shots from the vet and I'm want to know what can I do. She's not freaking out when she goes to pee and she's drinking and eatting normally.
Storm
Pitbull
3 Months
Fair
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
Thirsty
It just started today but when I took Storm outside to use the bathroom this morning, I noticed something dangling from her vagina and though it was just something from the grass. I took a closer look and it was a small amount of discharge. Now, it is 11pm and I was about to take her outside again to use the bathroom one last time for the night, and noticed the discharge dangling again, but a little more than before. It's thick and a kind of white in color.
Vegas
Pit Mix
14 Years
Moderate
Has Symptoms
Bleeding From Vulva
I have a 14 year old pit mix and the last 2 days has been bleeding very heavily from her vulva. Also vulva is swollen She eats and drinks normally still but appears uncomfortable.
Cash
Dog
3 Years
Mild
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
My dog has a clear like watery discharge. It just came after she gave birth to just one puppy. Now its been 18 days after she gave birth, what should i do
Azul blue
Dog
3 Months
Mild
Has Symptoms
Diarrhea
Weight Loss
Vomiting
Loss Of Balance
My pit is about 16 weeks and has been peeing green yellowish discharge ...this started two days ago she was not feeling to good on the first day Inext the moring my kids got home she was a lil playful with them.. second day she was playful and I thought she was back to normal she ate in the morning and was active all day...then today she thru up and and mild watery to solid poop..she has not ate today ...she thrown up two times she been drinking water..not much but enough for her to go pee. Peeing still with the yellow discharge
Zena
Dog
7 Years
Unknown
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
Weakness
Poor Appetite
My dog zena is discharging brown smelly stuff from her area. Doesn't eat and limps on her left leg. I don't know what to do? Please help
Ellsa
Dog
3 Months
Mild
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
Frequent Urination
Hi, I just adopted Ellsa 2 months ago where they had spayed her right then. For the past 5 days she has had purulent vaginal discharge and very frequent urination. Sometimes she will go a huge puddle and then every 10 minutes or so she will go in many little spurts too. She is a mastiff pitt bull and 3 months old. What could this be?
Kaya
Dog
13 Years
Mild
Has Symptoms
Bleeding
Frequent Urination
Itching
I just noticed the last few days that my spade husky/Sheppard mix has a small amount of blood on her white for around her vaginal area. She's been licking the area and has seemed to need to urunate more often in the last few months but I figured this was due to age. It's also her trying to rush out the door when I leave so it may simply be that she wants to go outside in general, shes only had 1 accident inside. She's 13. She also has seasonal allergies pretty bad, I'm not sure if that could be related. I've been giving her 1/2 Benedryl 1-2 times/day for the past few weeks so she doesn't create hot spots on her head or bite the fur off her legs :( She seems to just be licking her caginal area though not biting due to allergies. There isn't a ton of blood, I probably wouldn't have noticed if not for her white fur. Any help with what this could be would be greatly appreciated!!
Ginny
Dog
5 Months
Mild
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
Licking At Genitals
Frequent Urination
I have noticed a mucousy opaque discharge near her vagina a few times in the past few weeks. She sits down outside a lot and also frequently licks her genitals so its likely that there are instances that I missed. She was spayed abot a month and a half ago. She has urinated very frequently since we adopted her about a month ago and I am unsure if this is just because she is a puppy or if it is an indicator of something else.
Princess
Dog
Moderate
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
I have a GOD sent female Rottweiler (rescue dog that appeared on my doorstep when injured after SFAS and I was looking for a Rottweiler pup and just like that litterally
Honey
Dog
8 Years
Moderate
Has Symptoms
Vaginal Discharge
My dog has a smelly vaginal discharge. She did have pyometra and got surgery like 1 yr ago. Not sure what she has now. When i try to wipe her or wash her she cries. I barely cant touch her there. There times it doesnt hurt her she allows me to wash her. She also scoops her butt on the rug. She did have gland problems but would she discharge if is the glands?