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Q. dog has brokenlower jaw.ithas been several month.but now is geting worse,she is 12yr,bluehealer.vet had told me about 4rmo ago she had previously brok

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JESSICA L DESROSIERS

A. If the jaw is not mending or is worsening with treatment from your vet it may be time for further tests or a check with a specialist. Bloodwork and X-rays may be beneficial for checking for nutrient deficiencies or metabolic issues that may cause poor bone growth and health, or disease processes such as tumors or growths impeding repair. A specialist may be able to offer more help or recommend surgical correction if needed.


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