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Old 04-26-2006, 09:36 AM
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I swear that my dog gives off a smell when she's nervous/scared . . . am I nuts?
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Old 04-26-2006, 09:49 AM
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It's possible! When some dogs get nervous it causes their anal glands to release. It gives off a very strong musky fishy smell.
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Old 04-26-2006, 11:29 AM
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Its probably anal glands as Giny said, Just make sure you dont get too close when she squirts them =P
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Old 04-26-2006, 12:06 PM
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It's very possible. We had a dog that did the same thing. I never did find out what did it, but the anal gland theory sounds good
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Old 04-26-2006, 03:39 PM
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yup, more often then not its her anal glands..

she MAY need them "expressed" I suggest taking her to the vet for that.. its VERY stinky!
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