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6 year old cockapoo won't put weight on rear right leg. It

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6 year old cockapoo won't put weight on rear right leg. It has been like this on and off for 4 days
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: No wound on foot/pads. He has slight arthritus in ankle
JA: The Veterinarian will ask you more detailed questions to find out what is causing this. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Bailey
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Bailey?
Customer: No
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 8 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- Do you know if he injured himself or how did the lameness start?

2- Any swelling?

3- Any pre existing medical conditions?

4- Any other symptoms?