Q. My pit bull will not put weight on his front foot and we can't find anything wrong with it. Any suggestions?

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A. If he doesn't put weight on his front foot it is because it is painful. In some cases it could indicate a fracture.

A fracture can sometimes be very small and it is not always felt, even by the vet. If the dog doesn't put weight on the leg for more than a week on pain killers it is usually indicated to perform an Xray.

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