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Hi,

My puppy is 15 weeks old and I've been to the vet several times for the vaccinations. Everything seems ok.

However, he has been scratching himself very often lately, trying to reach for his anus. No signs of flee or other parasite. I thought he could have got some type of worms but the vet made an analysis of his stool (it came negative) and he has taken anti worm pills...

I still find it bizarre that he has these recurring itches...
Any idea what else could it be?

Thanks for the tips!
 

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He is young but it is possible to have an issue with his Anal glands. Sometimes they get impacted and they need to be manually expressed. Your vet would be able to do this for you. Not a job you want to tackle on your own. Usually dogs with impacted anal glands will have an odor, they will scoot around on their butts and often lick or try to scratch the area. They can also be rather sore back there depending on how bad it is.
 
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