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Dog nose bleed.Occured after sneezing

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Dog nose bleed.Occured after sneezing
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 4 years ago.
Hello, I am Dr. Peter a licensed Veterinarian. I would like to help. I need to ask you a few questions to be well informed and give you the best advice. There may be a slight delay between your follow ups and my replies as I type out a thorough reply for you.

1- How long has this going on?
2- Any other symptoms?
3- Any pre existing medical conditions?
4- Is he on any medications?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

1 !day


2 no


3 no


4 none

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 4 years ago.
Margaret, nasal bleeding is often caused by infections (bacterial or fungal), polyps/tumors, a foreign body or a systemic disease. On history alone it will be difficult to determine the exact underlyng cause. Wade will need a hands on examination by your family veterinarian. In the meantime, for the bleeding you can pick up in your local pharmacy neosynephrine and apply 1-2 drops in each nostril.

Hope the above helps, if you have additional questions I will be glad to answer them.

Dr. Peter