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I have a yellow lab mix (red tick hound) and she's in pain

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I have a yellow lab mix (red tick hound) and she's in pain with a hurt tail. It hangs straight down. I'm not aware of what hurt it... must have happened over night. She had a bath yesterday and was fine after it. This is about the third time this has happened.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the hound's name?
Customer: Jazz.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Jazz?
Customer: No, she's healthy. About 55-60 lbs.
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Veterinarian about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 5 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- Is she able to wag her tail?

2- Any pre existing medical conditions?

3- Is she currently on any medications?