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Q. My chihuahua went outside and I heard her squeal and when I let her back in and she was limping and itsa litl swolen

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

A. Try to check if there is any visible injury on the swollen limb, possibly bite wounds (if you live in an area where snakes might be present). Keep her inside as she needs to rest completely, if it doesn't swell too much and she seem well in herself - you can wait until tomorrow and see how she is then.

If she is not better or worse, take her to the vet.


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