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Q. My dog tore his dew claw slightly past where the nail quick start. He does let me look at it, but I'm not sure what to do about it.

A. If there is no blood and no discharge and if it is not painful then you can just ignore it. However if it is painful or bloody or you see pus or if it hangs off at a strange angle, then you should have a veterinarian look at it.

Answered By
DR. ANDREA M. BRODIE, DVM



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