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Q. My 11 year old dog is limping. I checked for stuff in her toes and found nothing. I thought it was arithritis but found one paw to be swollen. Should

Answered By
CLAUDIA FIORAVANTI

A. Has the lameness only just started and after some exercise or out of the bloom ? How much swelling does this paw have ? Is the lameness severe or mild ? How is your dog general health ? Is he/she on any medications ? There are lots of information needed to be able to help you, I would recommend a check up to help her with the swelling and pain associated. If this has only occurred and you need to wait a few hours for your appointment, keep your dog strictly rested, and please don't use any human medications as this can cause life threatening problems to our pets. I hope she/he gets better soon.


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