My Female Yorkie Seems To Have A Blocked Nipple. What Can I Do?


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Anonymous answered
This will lead to mastitis--an inflammation and infection of the nipples. Mastitis occurs commonly when dogs are nursing. Mastitis can be very painful and needs to be treated. I recommend having a veterinarian examine your dog and start appropriate treatment.
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natalie johnson answered
Your vet needs to prescribe something because it is getting infected. The est way to loosen the clogged nipple is to use warm water compresses. Take a wash cloth and a bowl of warm water and apply the compresses four or five times a day. It is really important to take your little dog to the vet also.

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