What ointment can I put on my dogs butt? Plain Neosporin without pain relief (in other words, not the one with Pramoxine HCI) is one of the preferred antibiotic ointments for dogs as it is safe if dogs lick a small amount.
Can you use Vaseline on dogs bum? In order to express your dog’s anal glands at home you will need a pair of disposable plastic or latex gloves, Vaseline or some other lubricant, paper towels and a warm soapy washcloth.
Can I put coconut oil on my dogs sore bum? Coconut oil is especially helpful to dogs with anal gland problems because it lubricates the intestines, acts as a stool softener, and contains medium-chain fatty acids that kill yeast, fungi, viruses, harmful bacteria, and parasites, making the dog who ingests coconut oil every day a less likely candidate for anal
How do you treat an inflamed butt in a dog? Several medications have been shown to provide effective treatment. Your pet may also be prescribed stool softeners to reduce painful defecation. Antibiotics (if prescribed) and cleansing the anal area may reduce inflammation.