Q. My 4 year old male chihuahua fell jumping on our sofa yesterday. Not limping and whimpers only when touched on lower back side. What can I give him?

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A. Do not give any medications to your pet without the advice of your veterinarian.

Restrict his activity to just leash walks to eliminate. Avoid excessive running, jumping or playing. If the lameness or pain do not subside, your veterinarian should see him. Xrays may be indicated to rule out fractures.

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