Our Privacy/Cookie Policy contains detailed information about the types of cookies & related technology on our site, and some ways to opt out. By using the site, you agree to the uses of cookies and other technology as outlined in our Policy, and to our Terms of Use.

Close

How to Express a Dog's Anal Glands

By Dr. Endre Sos | Updated October 02, 2017

Expressing a dog's anal glands is the unpleasant but often necessary practice of squeezing each gland to expel their contents, which alleviates any pain and discomfort the dog may be experiencing. Express a dog's anal glands to prevent the formation of certain diseases and conditions with tips from a veterinarian in this free video on dog care.

Author

Dr Endre Sos is the chief veterinarian of the Budapest Zoo. Aside from his practice as a chief veterinarian, Dr. Sos has been participating in various environmental protection works and in TV film shootings around the world. He has traveled to the Island of Jersey with a documentary team to make a film about the work of Durrell. Dr. Sos has also worked for Durrell's zoo and made a film about Jane Goodall and the chimps in Gombe National Park.

Cite this Article A tool to create a citation to reference this article Cite this Article

See More Animals