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Its hold its right rear paw up days after walk in the woods.

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its hold its right rear paw up for 2 days after walk in the woods. No apparent injuries
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: Yes and I can't find any cuts stickers or bights
JA: The Veterinarian will know what to do. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Ruby
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Ruby?
Customer: this happened while we were walking in fields and woods. She may have stepped on red ants
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 6 months ago.

Welcome! Thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian and I will be assisting you today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- Are you seeing any swelling in the paw or leg?

2- She is not bearing weight on the limb for 2 days, correct?

3- How old is Ruby?

4- Any pre existing medical conditions?

5- Any other symptoms?