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First post - sorry for bad quality. I need help fast while my girlfriend takes my pup to the emergency vet.

My 9-week-old female Goldendoodle pup developed a lump this morning and it became significantly larger tonight with black stuff inside. I'm worried.

enter image description here Any idea what this is? If it's a super common benign phenomenon then I'd rather not have to waste my money but I'd rather be safe than sorry.

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  • Hi and welcome to Pets SE, could you please include some photos of this lump, thanks. – lila Dec 13 '20 at 1:24
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    @lila Just got the picture. Thanks! – Zhanwen Chen Dec 13 '20 at 1:27
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    This looks like a blood blister, which can form on a healing inscision (e.g. after spaying / neutering) when the surture material doesn't dissolve completely. It doesn't look like your dog has had any inscision, so I'm not sure where this could come from. – Elmy Dec 13 '20 at 9:51
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The emergency vet said it's a blood blister likely from fast crawling under tight spaces (bed, couch) with her belly.

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