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Anal gland disease itself occurs due to impaction, also known as a blockage of the two ducts that remove the excretions of the dog anal glands out via openings on either side of the anus. Blocked anal glands are irritating and painful, but often quick and simple to treat. Contact your vet for an appointment if you think your dog has blocked anal glands. Left without treatment, blocked glands can lead to more serious problems. Never try to treat an anal gland problem yourself you could cause serious damage and pain. If youve seen your dog scooting across the room on his bottom, it could be a sign of anal sac disease. They make a smelly, oily, brown fluid that dogs use to identify each other and mark their territory. Anal sac disease begins as an uncomfortable impaction and can progress to an. An anal abscess is a painful condition in which a collection of pus develops near the anus. Most anal abscesses are a result of infection from small anal glands. Diagnosis of impacted anal glands in dogs in order to diagnose impacted anal glands in your dog, your veterinarian will need to know when you first saw symptoms, the progression of symptoms, any recent illnesses or injuries your dog may have had, any changes of behavior or diet, and if your dog has had his anal glands manually expressed, either at home or from a groomer. Blocked anal gland rockandroll hi there, i have a small lump on the outside of my anus, i have been to the doctors who have advised me that it is a blocked anal gland and that it should go on its own - i still feel a little uneasy about this and cannot find anything on the web with regard to this (mostly seems to be prevalent in dogs!). That means the vet or groomer squeezes them by hand to get the fluid out. ) over the last few decades, anal gland problems have been a pain in the butt for both dogs and cats. Treatment of anal sac disorders in dogs the veterinarian can go ahead and empty the anal sacs by gently using his finger to push up on the gland starting at the bottom to squeeze out the material. If the glands are infected, he will usually flush them out with saline or a softening solution to remove the hardened material.