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MY 15 YEAR OLD DACHSHUND HAS PULL A MUSCLE IN S FRONT CHEST

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MY 15 YEAR OLD DACHSHUND HAS PULL A MUSCLE IN HIS FRONT CHEST AREA AND LEGS. HE CAN WALK BUT HE WILL NOT JUMP UP ON THE CHAIR AND IT IS HARD FOR HIM TO GO UP AND DOWN STAIRS. HE IS EATING AND DRINKING FINE AND ALSO GOING TO THE BATHROOM OKAY. WHAT DO I NEED TO DO FOR HIM TO HELP HIM NOT TO HURT?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Matt replied 1 year ago.

Hello - I am Dr. Matt - I would be glad to help you with your question.

Is he dragging any of his legs on the floor when he walks?

Is Buddy currently taking any other medications?

How long ago did he start acting uncomfortable?