What is Vaginitis in Dogs?

The best thing you can do as an owner to prevent vaginitis is to make sure the vaginal opening is clean for your dog.

The dog vagina is a muscular tube that connects the external genitals (vulva) to the internal reproductive organs (cervix, uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries).

There are two main types of vaginitis, the first type is called juvenile or puppy vaginitis, and the second is called adult-onset vaginitis.

Can a Dog With Vaginitis be Bred?It is not recommended to breed a dog with vaginitis, the vagina is inflamed, and breeding can be traumatic