Red Spot on Dog's Lower Lip/Chin
My 3 1/2 year old bichon/poodle mix has a red spot on his lower lip. It's flat, neither moist nor dry and not sensitive to touch. But it seems a little bigger today than yesterday.
I can't tell if he hurt himself or has some kind of infection. The spot is redder than it looks in the first picture.
He is a bit compulsive about licking people sometimes, just endlessly, but that's not a new thing.
My daughter describes the emergence of this spot like this: Yesterday the area was dark--normal--with a small red spot area. Then it grew some, and because there are still some black spots, it looks almost like the dark skin is peeling off, revealing red underneath.
One thing I am wondering about: I gave him a bit of a cooked egg yolk on top of his Wellness grain-free food. Could he be allergic to it? (I gave him a bit on his meals yesterday and today. And one of my dogs threw up yesterday---not sure which---though they have been fine today.)
He seems totally fine and normal in all other respects. Good appetite. Not itching that spot.
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