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Q. She hurt her keg and shoulder and is limping all the time and is pain, she is overweight, but she had the pain problem before she was overweight,

Answered By
DESTINI R. HOLLOWAY, DVM

A. For good and safe pain management your only option is to see a vet to have medication prescribed. Over the counter pain meds are not safe for dogs or cats. I would recommend taking her in to the vet as soon as you can to help provide her relief and potentially even diagnostics (i.e. x-rays) to see how bad the injuries are.

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