Dogs Community
WIERD THING ATTACHED PLEASE HELP I HAVE PICTURES AND SCARED!
About This Community:

This forum is for questions and support regarding your pet dogs!

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

WIERD THING ATTACHED PLEASE HELP I HAVE PICTURES AND SCARED!

Hey guys we have appoinment tomorrow with the vet but im really bugging out on what this could be its a little bump and today i noticed some wierd looking thing attached to it in his hair. not positive if its attached but im afraid to pull on it on tug on it, im afraid i may hurt him or it shouldnt just be pulled off. please look at these picture and help! thanks a million guys im just really scared thanks again!
Blank
1436598 tn?1332900133
From what I can see it looks like a wart or skin tag of sorts.  I would say leave it alone and let the vet take a look tomorrow.  I doubt that it is too serious and the vet will have ways to remove it if necessary. I know you are worried but you already have the appointment tomorrow so just try to stay calm and hope for the best.

Let us know what the vet says!
8 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar m tn
http://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/548000_10151202301403458_1149124137_n.jpg
Blank
Avatar m tn
Please someone help!!!!
Blank
Avatar m tn
Also hes a Yorkie, and about 2 years old. So hes still a baby/puppy pretty much
Blank
1436598 tn?1332900133
From what I can see it looks like a wart or skin tag of sorts.  I would say leave it alone and let the vet take a look tomorrow.  I doubt that it is too serious and the vet will have ways to remove it if necessary. I know you are worried but you already have the appointment tomorrow so just try to stay calm and hope for the best.

Let us know what the vet says!
Blank
Avatar m tn
ok thanks alot, i was thinking something along them line also! i sure will tomorrow 245 is gizmo's appointment. ill post up what they say when we get home.
Blank
1832268 tn?1326819610
I took a look at the picture...and from what I can see, it looks like a tick that is engorged? The bump appears to be so perfectly oval, and it looks smooth, just like and engorged tick. Is it attached by one end..? Are ticks still active where you live...?
If it is a tick, you do not want to leave it on your dog any longer than necessary...from what I have read on the internet, you could try to remove it with liquid soap. Put some liquid soap (a good glob ) on a cotton swab or cotton ball. Gently try to get the soap on the skin where the tick is attached. (Maybe you could just put a drop of soap directly on it...? )  If it is a tick, hopefully it will release itself after about 60 seconds. If it does, put it in a bag and take it to the vet's with you.  ( I have never tried removing ticks with liquid soap, so I'm not sure if this technique works or not.)
If it is not a tick, then it is probably just a wart or skin tag like deadgamegrrl mentioned.
Let us know how things go..best wishes...
Connie
Blank
462827 tn?1333172552
I'm with Connie.....Is the whole thing attached or just one end?  In other words, can you pick either end up? I can't really tell from the photo....Karla
Blank
1436598 tn?1332900133
Hope we get an update!
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Dogs Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1463449675
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Dogs Answerers
675347 tn?1365464245
Blank
United Kingdom
974371 tn?1424656729
Blank
Central Valley, CA
462827 tn?1333172552
Blank
441382 tn?1452814169
Blank
Palacios, TX
82861 tn?1333457511
Blank
Republic of, Other
612551 tn?1450025775
Blank