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Q. We had to put a bandage on our dogs paw. Ever since he's been less active/sad (ish). Is it because of the immobility injury or something else?

Answered By
DR. CHRISTIE LONG, D.V.M., C.V.A.

A. Could be lots of reasons. It's pretty easy to put a bandage on that's too tight, and this could be painful. Or the underlying injury may be painful, and could be causing him to be uncomfortable. I'd recommend getting the original injury checked out, as he possibly needs pain medications to feel better.


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