Q. My dog is peeing all over the house

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Mon, Feb 20, 2023

I saw blood in the my dog’s urine.
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If your dog is peeing all over the house and you have noticed blood in their urine, this could be a sign of a urinary tract infection, bladder stones, or even a more serious condition such as cancer. It is important to take your pet to the veterinarian as soon as possible for a proper diagnosis and treatment.

Before taking your pet to the hospital, there are a few things you can do at home to help alleviate their symptoms. Make sure your dog has access to plenty of water to stay hydrated, and try to encourage them to drink more by adding a bit of low-sodium chicken broth to their water bowl. You can also offer them canned dog food or a bit of cooked chicken and rice, as this can help soothe their bladder and reduce inflammation.

If your dog is in severe pain or is unable to urinate at all, this is an emergency situation and you should take them to the hospital right away. Other signs that your dog needs urgent medical attention include vomiting, diarrhea, lethargy, loss of appetite, or a fever. These symptoms can indicate a more serious condition that requires immediate treatment.

At the veterinary hospital, your dog will likely undergo a physical exam and diagnostic tests such as a urinalysis, blood work, and imaging tests to determine the underlying cause of their symptoms. Treatment may involve antibiotics, pain medication, or even surgery, depending on the specific diagnosis.

In summary, if your dog is peeing all over the house and has blood in their urine, it is important to take them to the veterinarian as soon as possible for a proper diagnosis and treatment. While at home, you can encourage your pet to drink plenty of water and offer them soothing foods. If your pet is in severe pain or is unable to urinate, this is an emergency situation and you should take them to the hospital right away.

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