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Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
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Experience:  Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience
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He is 1 years old and has broke his pelvis 3 times. He

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He is 1 years old and has broke his pelvis 3 times. He currently has a plate on both sides and his most recent brake cannot be fixed with surgery. We do not understand what is wrong with him for his pelvis to keep braking. It is not abuse, he was just running across the yard yesterday and fell over yiping
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the dog?
Customer: He is 1 years old and has broke his pelvis 3 times. He currently has a plate on both sides and his most recent brake cannot be fixed with surgery. We do not understand what is wrong with him for his pelvis to keep braking. It is not abuse, he was just running across the yard yesterday and fell over yiping
JA: Where does the dog seem to hurt?
Customer: His pelvis
JA: Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?
Customer: No. he just holds his leg up
JA: OK. Nothing visually obvious. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: No.. the xray shows a broken pelvis
JA: What is the dog's name?
Customer: Auggie
JA: Is there anything else important you think the veterinarian should know about Auggie?
Customer: They have tested his blood and taken a biopsy of his bone and everything appears normal
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month 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 1 month ago.

1) At what ages did these breaks occur?
2) What breed of dog is Auggie?
3) Do you have copies of the blood work that was run available to share?