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My 11 wk old stinks like pennies!!!!!

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Aldous

My little turd!
 
 
Barked: Mon Mar 25, '13 3:13pm PST 
We took him to the vet a couple of weeks ago, for his normal checkup. At that time, he had a musty smell to him. She did his anal glands, and was surprised to find that they were full. He was 9 weeks old then. Two weeks later (as of today), he has smelled of pennies or metal twice now. This includes today. It is horrible! My question is this: Is this the cause of his anal glands? I see a couple of drops sometimes when he poops outside. Sometimes he licks his bottom, other times he drags. Is this normal for a puppy of this age? I also heard the more you secrete the glands for them, the more often they produce.
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