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My 12 yaar old black lab can no longer stand up, his hind

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My 12 yaar old black lab can no longer stand up, his hind legs are failing
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: no wound, he threw up yesterday,but not today
JA: What is the hind's name and age?
Customer: it is a dog, a black lab, 12 years old, name Harley
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Harley?
Customer: it started yesterday morning, I took him to a vet who prescribed him some anti nausea pills, did not help him at all.
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 8 days ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 8 days ago.

1) Were any diagnostics performed on his spine or hips?
2) What meds were prescribed?
3) Any history of illness or injury?
4) Is he on any other medication at this time?

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