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MY 6 YR OLD YORKIE IS LIMPING ON REAR LEG? YES, NO WOUND. HE

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MY 6 YR OLD YORKIE IS LIMPING ON REAR LEG?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: YES, NO WOUND. HE JUMPED OFF OF MY BED LAST NIGHT, QUICKLY BUT DIDN'T APPEAR TO HAVE HURT HIS LEG.
JA: The veterinarian will know what to do. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Sir Prynce
JA: Is there anything else important you think the veterinarian should know about Sir Prynce?
Customer: A month ago, He was seen by a vet due to biting this same leg to the skin. My yorkie was diagnosed and treated for allegies. Now he's limping on the same leg?
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 20 days ago.

Hi, I'm Dr. Peter. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 20 days ago.

Hello, again, my name is***** will do my best to help 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 he bearing weight on the limb?

2- So the lameness started after he jumped, correct?

3- Any swelling or abnormal in the limb that you can see?

Customer: replied 20 days ago.
No, weight on leg.
Yes, i noticed this morning. I didn't see him limp last night.
No swelling

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