• One of April’s breasts is black and another one, the skin around it is red. Does she need to see her vet for that? Also, she is really afraid of storms and nothing seems to help her. Can she take any kind of medication to help her to relax during a storm? She has a thunder jacket and some spray, but they don’t help at all.

    Hi Mike, I recommend that you take her into see a veterinarian. If her breast area has changed color or is inflamed it is important to have her seen. This can be caused by a few different things including infection, skin issues, or even something more severe like a mass. Your vet can talk to you more about the cause of her symptoms and the treatment that she needs after they have examined her. I do recommend that you talk to your vet about the storm phobia at the time of your visit. There are medications that can be used to help with this. Your vet can prescribe the one that will be best for her.

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