Lump in neck of dog

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155639_tn?1251742203 Phoned vet and since he was eating and not lathargic it was not an emergency. Now it is Sunday and his <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> area still is enlarged, it has not increased in size and not sure if it has gone down, maybe a little. He is still acting well and eating. Any ideas on what this is. Am I looking at the possibility of lymphoma? Thank you so much I am very worried about my dog and will be bringing him to the doctor tomorrow evening.
Avatar_f_tn I have noticed a hard lump on her head under her ear flap where her <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> would start. It is also has a pointed end, so it comes off of her head up to a point. Any idea what this could be? It does not seem to bother her at all just if it accidentally gets hit or touched.
Avatar_n_tn my cockapoo has a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> on the back of her <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> were a tick was removed a year or longer ago it left a small lump and its getting bigger size of dime or it could have been when she got a shot a year ago or so shes not sick and it doesnt bother her what could it be?
Avatar_n_tn I noticed the last day or so my dogs skin seem to be drooping like a double chin under his jaw an when I was petting him I noticed a hard <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> just below his jaw in his <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span>. Now it seems his whole right side is swollen and now his eyelid is swollen an our vet cant see him till next week. He is a Minnature Pinscher four years old.
Avatar_f_tn Instead of giving the injections either in the scruff of the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> or in the large muscle of the hip, the protocols were changed to administer the injections in the leg. With the injections being given in the leg, if a cancerous tumor DID develop at the injection site, the leg could be amputated and the life of the animal could be saved.
Avatar_n_tn my <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>dog</span> has a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> on the side of her <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span>...not in the middle--more under her cheek. she is a boston terrier and is overweight and has a couple of soft fatty tumors on her body but this lump on her neck is new. I just noticed it today and its abt the size of a golfball, soft and she doesn't cry when i squeeze it gently. what could this be? It doesn't seem to have a head like an abscess would.
Avatar_n_tn Sounds like it could possibly be a dermoid sinus, it is quite uncommon and more typical with Rhodesian Ridgebacks but also occurs in other breeds. A couple of months ago my <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>dog</span> had the exact same lump in the same place and we also thought it may be a reaction to the chip. The vet initially put her on antibiotics which knocked out the infection and all was good for almost three months and then the lump reappeared.
Avatar_f_tn My 6 year Shipoo has a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> on the side of his <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> just below the jaw line, that is about 2 inches long. I noticed it last week and at first I thought it was going down but now its larger. I have made an appointment with the vet, but was wondering what it might be.
Avatar_f_tn A large <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> has grown in middle of the back of our ten-year-old Husky mix. He also has large lumps around his neck and chest areas, years back the vet said they were just cysts, and unless they interfered with his normal behavior, not to worry. But this lump on his back is exactly where he injured it about eight years ago. His mate and him charged up the back steps and our Husky fell off and wrenched it somehow, he kind of had an arched back for a while there.
Avatar_f_tn My 7 year old black lab has a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> on the back of his <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> where he received an inoculation as a puppy. The lump developed within days and has never caused any problems. Well.... a few days ago I noticed it appeared to have bled. I thought I'd caught it with his Furminator so cleaned it up and it was 'fine'. Tonight I noticed his hair in that area looked clumped together and I can see where blood has come thru the hair follicle openings. I'm very concerned!
Avatar_n_tn Hello, I'm new to the group and thought I'd share my frustrations with you to see what you think. Last Friday night I noticed one small <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> the size of a big marble located approximately 3 inches under my dog's (Dixie) right jaw and under the skin. I took her to the vet Sat. morning and they said it was an abscess and they gave me some antibiotics. They said if it gets bigger or doesn't seem to get smaller to bring her back on Monday.
Avatar_n_tn My 5 year old dachshund has swollen glands in his <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span>. I checked in other areas and I don't feel anything swollen,just only in his neck. Aside from cancer, I want to know if there's any other infections or anything that he could have. He was checked in November as a check up at the Vet's appointment, and he was fine. But that was in november and it is March now, so there could be something wrong?
459853_tn?1283144114 My miniature dachshund Sophie all of a sudden developed a small golf ball sized lump on the left side of her chin right by her throat. She seems to be in a good bit of discomfort but no pain that I can see. She is eating and drinking but she is certainly not her usual spunky self. When she looks at you, she has those puppy eyes that tells you something is wrong. Her breathing is different too. It's shorter breaths like she's uncomfortable.
Avatar_f_tn I don't associate dogs with tears when they are in pain, but it could be part of the eye symptom. The <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>dog</span> is young and I assume hasn't suffered a physical injury, fall or fight with another animal. So you have that going for a fast recovery, but it reads to me the dog needs some medical help.
900105_tn?1241942923 and I doubt that they are related. It could be the type of <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> that is related to homonal levels in the body. In any event I would suggest that you make an appointment with you Dr. for a clinical breast exam and possibly an Ultrasound to determine the nature of the breast lump. Anything new or different involving the breasts should NEVER be overlooked for any reason. Regards ...
Avatar_n_tn My daughter has a rat terrier that has a large <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> on the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> where the thyroid would normally be...I don't believe it is her thyroid but close to it. She has has a needle biopsy and we are waiting on the results and then it will be taken out soon. It has grown maybe three times it's size in three weeks. She has no money, I am footing the bill a mere 400. so far. But, if anyone has experience...
Avatar_n_tn Hi, I have the pressure/discomfort in my collarbone area as well. It can be felt in the front of my <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> sometimes. Often, I feel a lump in my throat but I believe that this symptom is anxiety related because I was put on Clonazapam for a month and the lump went away. As far as the neck tightness (feeling of pressure within a blood vessel), I can't explain what is going on!
Avatar_n_tn My friends dog is a 9 year old cockapoo, and the other day I noticed she had a red bloody spot in her fur behind her head, on the backside of her <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span>. The <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> is about the size of a walnut; hard and leaking small amounts of blood. My friends not sure if the dog scratched it to make it bleed, so she took a close look at the sore spot and gently squeezed it getting more blood and puss out of it. She then washed it with antiseptic wash and covered it.
Avatar_m_tn She has remained extremely active and does not show any signs of being in any pain. The first thing I did after seeing the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> on her <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> was take her collar off of her. Her collar was on the very last whole available on her collar and was way to tight around her neck. I still have not figured out exactly how her collar had been tightened all I no is I was barely able to get it to move enough for me to get it off her without hurting her.
Avatar_m_tn My 16yr old Schiperkke was backed over by a neighbor on a cell phone. dog went to vet and x-rays revealed nothing broken,"Her fat may have saved her life". While that is very funny, after a long recovery, she still has a mass where the tire pinched her butt to the ground.She gets along OK but now has poop sticking to her fur,as her tail is no longer inside her tail flap,(Skips don't have tails).So I deal with that. But a year later?, the flappy large area is still there. The Vet.
Avatar_m_tn Since you are already seeing a reduction in the size of the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span>, trama may be the cause. If the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> is close to your dogs jaw or chin, it could be a salivary mucocele and having your vet send a sample to the lab for a cytology report will help to determined this. The exudate may appear to be just blood but the cytology will reveal specifics including exact cell type(s), specific gravity and much more information helpful to diagnose this.
Avatar_f_tn She has an increased level of cholesterol too, 9.8 The small <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> has appeared on her <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span> under the skin. She was always a fussy eater, likes cooked chicken, some dog biscuits (not much), some chicken or beef strips. It has been hard on us to feed her as she can go for a full day without eating if she doesn't get what she wants.
Avatar_n_tn my 2 year old lab bull terrier cross ***** has a huge swelling on the side of her face/cheek which started as a 3 cm loose <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> in the tissue below her jaw b eside her wind pipe.. She has had it before while she was with someone else. Her lip is also swollen along that side of her mouth. she doesnt appear to be in any discomfort. The swelling is very firm and she doesnt complain when it is squeezed slightly. Hany ideas comments would be appreciated. cheers.
Avatar_f_tn I guess if it were my <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>dog</span>, and I was not convinced about the diagnosis of Diabetes, as being the cause of all of her problems, I would definitely have the vet check her for Cushings..this would explain the swollen belly, excessive drinking, and skin issues, and muscle weakness... I would also have the vet check for the possibility of Hypothyroid. From what I understand, Cushings and Hypothyroid, often go hand in hand. I wish you the best with your dog.
Avatar_m_tn I have a labrador <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>dog</span> that has a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> under his <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>neck</span>. It just randomly appeared after being sick, i'm guessing that still considers him sick. He is 6-7 months old and he has never received any shots. While breathing he makes a semi-loud wheezy noise, and when he swallows it looks like it bothers him every 5 swallows or so. At first i thought it was just dangling skin, but no, this is a ball type thing, not major, but it feels kind of like theres liquid inside of there.
Avatar_n_tn I have a two year old shih tzu he has a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>lump</span> on his back bone and one up his leg,i think the oher one is some sort of meaty thing, but my dad did accidentally feed him fish,maybe allergies...
Avatar_f_tn Benadryl is also something of an anti-emetic, and can be given at 1 mg per pound of the dog's weight, but I doubt it will be very effective in the face of this kind of vomiting. Worth a try though. Another thing that helps is calcium - lots of it. I was giving Chica 2 Tums a day during her last couple of months. The calcium binds to phosphorus which is deadly to those in renal failure.
203342_tn?1328740807 I have to have her on special prescription dog food due to kidney stones so don't have a lot of options. I talked to the vet and got the same prescription <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>dog</span> food only in canned. The first couple of days she ate this good and did not throw up as long as I kept the portions down to a couple of tablespoons. Now the last 2 days she is not even eating this. I have tried crumbling a couple of potatoe chips (her favorite) and mixing this in with no luck. she still does not eat.