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My dog seems lethargic today and has tenderness by s ribs on

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my dog seems lethargic today and has tenderness by his ribs on his left side, he doesnt even want to go up or down stairs which he does on a regular basis
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help your dog. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Willy, 4 yr old male chug, ALWAYS full of energy and the exact opposite today, when we touch him in that area he yelps a little bit
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Drhollowayvet replied 1 year ago.

Hello this is Dr. Holloway but you can call me Dr. H for short. I am sorry to hear that your pet seems to have some trauma or injury to the left side of the ribs. Do you have any idea what could have happened to him?

- Dr. H