Anal sacs, or anal glands, carry some smelly fluid and occasionally need to be expressed, or emptied. Many dogs express them by themselves every time they poop — the sacs are around a dog’s anus — but occasionally the sacs fill with fluid and your dog needs some help to release the fluid.
Sep 20, · Read on to learn how to spot the signs of impacted glands, how to express dog’s anal glands and what you can do to help prevent frequent blockages. If not taken care of immediately, blocked anal glands can lead to a severe infection. What Exactly Are Impacted Anal Glands in Dogs?
Jul 10, · Dr. James Bascharon shows how to easily express your dog's anal glands at home the veterinarian recommended way. This video is hosted by a veterinarian showing both the .
Mar 25, · Dr. Coates is starting a new occasional "How to" series today. These are things that don't necessarily require the involvement of a veterinarian, and they are things that owners have asked her to teach them in the past. First up expressing a dog's anal glands.