Why does my dog’s but smell like metal?

Why does my dog’s but smell like metal?

Anal glands are small paired sacs that sit on the left and right of your dog/cats anus. The cells lining these glands produce an oily secretion with a distinct fishy, metallic smell. You can think of this smell as your pets signature smell. Its for all the other animals in the area to know that your pet is in town!

What does it mean when you smell iron?

Phantosmia (phantom smells) Some people can detect a metallic smell or other odors that cant be smelled by anyone else around them because the smells arent real. This condition is called p