• I just noticed that my dog , Jaspers, upper lip is red. I have never noticed it look like this before. Is this an allergic reaction? should I be concerned?

    Hi Helen,
    Could Jaspers have gotten into anything or gotten stung or bitten by an insect or spider? How long has it been there? Depending on the answers to these questions, your vet can help to determine whether it’s a reaction or something else, like a growth or a “mass.” I’d bring him in as soon as the vet can see you but if it starts to swell within an hour or two – it’s an emergency!


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