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Q. My dog was having high fever n started to limp and licking her paw.She also didn't eat for three days. We brought to vet and put her on drips.

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

A. sudden fever and limping is often related to tick born disease like erlichiosis and lyme disease. If this is the case it sounds like she got it pretty bad and needs the intensive care she is getting. She will also need to be on antibiotics for 3 weeks. other possibilities ate injury, abscess, curly nail.


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