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Q. My dog broke his leg and the vet confirmed the break. What can I give him for pain. I can't afford the medicine from the vet

Answered By
JULIA HENWOOD

A. If your dog has broken his leg it needs appropriate veterinary treatment and pain relief. Human medication cannot be given as they can cause other problems. Unfortunately owning a dog comes with responsibility and appropriate veterinary care is one of them. It is a welfare issue if it is not addressed so if you really can't afford it or borrow the money you can try a local charity to see if they can help or the only other options are handing him over to a rescue centre or euthanasia.


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