• Hi, My dog got a haircut a few days ago. He is a maltepoo and had long hair. Now after shaving he acts very weird and can't walk properly. It seems like something disturbs him in the butt area. He stops walking and lays in the middle of the street or hallway. Is there anything I can do for him ? thank you

    Hi Kate,
    There can be several reasons for the behaviors you are describing for your dog.  There may be some irritation from his grooming depending if he was shaved in that area for a sanitary clip.  Also, there could be concerns with his anal glands or even GI parasites.  The best thing to do is to bring him to your veterinarian for an exam and they can determine the can and best course of treatment if needed.


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