• Hi my dog hurt his nail today 3 hours ago running fast during a luring course. It seems like he ripped the black part of the nail off and has some straggly white colored nail left. It is wrapped up but still bleeding a little through the gauze. He has an appointment for tomorrow 11am but wondering if I should take him somewhere as an emergency tonight because it still bleeds through. Thank you so much.

    Hi Randi,
    I recommend that you take him into see a veterinarian as soon as possible if you have not already done so. The bleeding not stopping is concerning. This can be very painful as well. Your vet can recommend the treatment that will be best for him after they have examined him.


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