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Old 05-19-2010, 11:56 PM   #1
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The rabbit at my work has a little pimple like wart on her nose. It doesn't seem to bother her, but its red and a little swollen. Any thoughts on what it could be? I can get a picture later tonight.


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Old 05-20-2010, 12:15 AM   #2
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Warts generally don't appear red/swollen. Sounds more like a bacterial infection.


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Old 05-20-2010, 01:37 AM   #3
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Anything I can put on it? I have an antibiotic cream that the vet gave me to put on Midas' genitals when he got bit. I can't remember what its called :/

Its the weirdest thing though, its looks like a stiff skinny worm stuck to her nose, I've never seen anything like it
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Old 05-20-2010, 01:54 AM   #4
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Better discription- skin tag.
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Old 05-20-2010, 02:09 AM   #5
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Pictures posted, but I'm on my phone so I can't put them on here. Link is-

Www.photobucket.com/ivieshouseofschnauzers
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Old 05-20-2010, 07:29 PM   #6
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That isn't just a wart, it is definitely an infection of some sort. The vet should see that and antibiotics need to be used, not just a cream, but injectible or oral. It looks to me like an infected bite wound. The nose is a popular place for bunnies to bite each other. Other possibilities include a tumor of some sort as well. It could be a wart but the irritated skin around it means that it needs some vet attention, plus if it gets bigger she may have trouble breathing.

PS your puppies are adorable
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How is ur rabbit now? is he feeling better
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Old 05-25-2010, 02:27 AM   #8
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This looks like rabbit syphilis. Don't freak out ; it is not transmitted to humans and can be treated with a couple of penicllin injections.



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