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Q. My dog is limping from her left behind leg and she can't seem to get on the couch is tried to feel her leg and shows no emotion but she just lifts it

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LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

A. I would be concerned about a knee injury, chihuahua's can be very fragile and are prone to knee cap injuries. Keep her well rested, prevent any jumping but encourage gentle walking to promote mobility. If this does not resolve over 48hours or she becomes more painful she should be assessed by your vet and possibly a physiotherapist


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