Groomers were not releasing anal glands when groomed. My Dog Freedom end up at the animal hospital, The vet said the anal gland needed surgery, abscess of the anal gland. infected or impacted, and rupture outwards through the skin. This was not released at grooming. Cost 371.30 I have vet papers. This would not cost a penny if this was done . Called Petco they will not do a thing.