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What might cause slight limp right back leg. 75 lb lab 7

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what might cause slight limp right back leg . 75 lb lab 7 years old. appetite normal, movements slowed
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 11 months ago.

Welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian. I am currently not set up to make a live call. But, I am happy to answer your question on this thread. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- How long has this been going on?

2- Is he bearing weight on the limb?

3- Any pre existing medical conditions?

4- What was he doing when he became lame?

5- Is he currently on any medications?