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Vaginal discharge

dhrubogupta
June 15th, 2008, 03:44 AM
My three year old Labrador has just finished her periods but there is a sticky very light pinkish discharge that continues - I wonder if she has picked up some infection? Grreatly appreciate any helpful suggestions.
Thanks - Dhrubo

badger
June 15th, 2008, 07:39 AM
Sounds like she isn't over her heat but I would take her to the vet if you are worried. Intact females in particular are at risk for some nasty infections. Are you planning on getting her spayed?

dhrubogupta
June 17th, 2008, 02:32 AM
Vet had a look at her and said she has picked up an infection. After two days she is still spotting but it is now more blood than a pink discharge. Maybe it is the fag end of her periods - will update later.

badger
June 17th, 2008, 06:34 AM
Did the vet not treat the infection with antibiotics? I'd keep a close eye.

Frenchy
June 17th, 2008, 12:25 PM
If the infection is pyometra , she could die. Maybe it's a sign for YOU to get her spayed !! Please take her back to the vet.