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He was born with hip issues, apparently he is bowlegged in the hind quarters. He was thrown out of a car, rescued by one owner and now we rescued him from that owner. We have had him for over 2 years. He was having occasional hip pain so the vet put him on the rimy del for pain. he is also now on thyroid meds for hypothyroidism. just started that today. it all happened after that visit on Wens. Thought it was just the cutting of the hair, but he seems to be losing more coordination in the hind legs.
I thought as did she, that the expressing of his anal glands might have made him irritated, that's why he wanted to sit all the time. They took him outside and the assistant called the doctor out to see this, and she said it might be that he is sore from the anal issue, because they were full. He is a long hair dog, and apparently from what I've been told is that they always leave hair on the end, and he is shaved close. I am concerned, talked to them the last couple days and this happened right after his visit. The hind leg issue bothers me... just seems to be getting worse. That's why I thought it might be meds. according to the paperwork with the Rimydel, that can happen, incoordination in dogs... just worried.... he won't even stand to drink or eat, of course I am spoiling him and bringing the bowls to him... lol, but he tried to eat standing, he's there for a minute and then he runs to sit down
yes, he is doing that.... the picking up of the feet when he is sitting down, he does walk like he is drunk, he is a Samoyed, he is obese according to the charts, he weighs 103 lbs. and he is 6