Aa
A
A
Close
Blank
Avatar universal
Neck Swelling from Drool
I have an English Mastiff that just underwent surgery for a portion of his tail that was amputated. He is currently staying at our Veterinary for his recovery. He is wearing a cone to keep from chewing at his stitches, but his neck has swelled up to twice the size in a couple of days. It also smells like dead fish. The doctor blames it on the dogs drool and claims they are washing his neck daily with a special shampoo, but my dog seems uncomfortable and would not take a dog treat. It does not seem likely that his neck would swell to this size due to his neck being damp. Is he in danger of suffocation, and is this common for this type of situation?
Cancel
0 Answers
0 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Dogs Community Resources
Top Dogs Answerers
675347 tn?1365464245
Blank
ginger899
United Kingdom
974371 tn?1424656729
Blank
Margot49
Central Valley, CA
1916673 tn?1420236870
Blank
tonyb286
Blackpool, United Kingdom
441382 tn?1452814169
Blank
Ghilly
Palacios, TX
612551 tn?1450025775
Blank
Jerry_NJ
NJ
10821430 tn?1439584483
Blank
JanisM13
Klamath Falls, OR