What is an Anal Gland Abscess in Dogs? - Glandex - abscessed anal sac

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Anal gland abscesses in dogs - PDSA abscessed anal sac


they often sniff each other's behinds. Anal sac disease begins as an uncomfortable impaction and can progress to an infection or abscess.

Anal Sac Infections - Also Known As: Anal sac impaction, anal sacculitis, anal sac abscess, impacted anal sacs, infection of the anal sac, abscessed anal sac.

You may have heard about an anal gland abscess and wondered what it is, or your dog may have been unfortunate enough to have one.

Unfortunately lots of dogs have problems with their anal glands. Some anal gland impactions get so bad that they become abscessed and.

The anal sacs are two small pouches located on either side of the anus at bloody and eventually the sacs become filled with pus, forming an anal sac abscess.