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Why does my pug keep scratching her butt till there's practically no hair?

I have a 2 year old pug and we've had her for about 5 months now. After her last heat (the first she's had with us) She started rubbing her butt on the walls and furniture. It itches obviously, but we don't have fleas. My boyfriend said she could get them from outside and could be allergic to them or something. I think mange, but I really don't know what that is other than when a dog chews at themselves until theres no hair right? What's wrong with her, what do I do? Money is a big issue and we are going to take her in to get fixed as soon as we have enough, but I wanted this fixed before we took her in.

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I also have a pug and she has anal glands that have to be expressed too. You can certainly try to do it yourself. There are YouTube videos showing how. It is very important to do this as they can abscess through the skin. Get it checked out.

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Lol It sounds disgusting, I'd rather pay someone to do it
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It could be mange but I don't think mange is in one spot I think it's all over the body like you said get this fixed first when you get the money take her to the vet.

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She probably has worms

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nope, checked for that first off
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It's true that your dog could have been bitten by a flea she picked up outdoors or from another animal and if she's highly sensitive, one flea bite can cause itching for up to 3 weeks. Mange is generally only around the ears, head, and forelegs.
My suspicion is that her anal sacs are impacted and she'll need to see the vet to get it taken care of.

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It's like on her back where her butt is. Where her tail rests when she's walking ya know? It's really sad
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So it's above her tail? I still don't think it's mange. She could have an allergic reaction to something she came into contact with. Mosquitos are bad in my area right now and they go after dogs as much as people. The problem with waiting to see the vet is that the constant scratching and/or biting at her skin can let an infection get started. If you take her in now, you can get to the bottom of whatever is going on and get it taken care of quickly. A less expensive but temporary alternative is to bathe her with an oatmeal-based dog shampoo and treat the itchy area with an anti-itch hot spot treatment. Avoid any that contain alcohol; it'll just sting and make her unhappy when you use it.
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Anal glands may need to be drained. Happens with lots of small dogs. Easy and quick to do (for a vet tech).

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never even heard of such a thing, gonna have to research that lol
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Your dog should see a vet...I believe pugs are susceptible to allergies.....but it could be alot of other things...

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It sounds like the anal glands need to be expressed.

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We had a dog that did this and when we took her to the vet, he said it was worms. The vet gave us pills to give her for a few days and then all the butt rubbing stopped after that.

I would take your dog to the vet to see if it is worms for sure, but it does sound very similar to what our dog was doing.

Good luck! : D

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Allergies. If it is scooting around then that's when glands need squeezed.

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