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My rottweiller dog ate a small rabbit whole 6 days ago.I noticed

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my rottweiller dog ate a small rabbit whole 6 days ago.I noticed today the odd drop of watery blood from is penus. Any connection?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Bruce replied 1 year ago.
Hi. Welcome to Just Answer. My name is***** Thank you for your question. Blood from the penis shouldn't be related / from the eating of that rabbit. Eating of a rabbit would be more suspect for gastrointestinal issues like diarrhea or voniting. The blood from the prepuce could be due to an infection in the bladder or prepuce. Stones in the bladder could also cause blood like this. Trauma to the penis or a growth on the penis or in the bladder can also cause similar signs. I would recommend getting to your vet to have them do a physical exam and a urine evaluation to see what the source is and what needs to be done for this.
Expert:  Dr. Bruce replied 1 year ago.
Here is a good link on urinary tract infections.http://www.veterinarypartner.com/Content.plx?P=A&S=0&C=0&A=2457Here is a good link on one of the possible growths that can happen in the bladder and prostate.http://www.veterinarypartner.com/Content.plx?P=A&S=0&C=0&A=1550Please let me know what questions all this has brought up.