How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. John Your Own Question
Dr. John
Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 5222
Experience:  Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience
11664588
Type Your Dog Veterinary Question Here...
Dr. John is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I have a 14 yr old springer spaniel w back leg weakness any

Customer Question

i have a 14 yr old springer spaniel w back leg weakness any suggestions
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: nothing wrong
JA: What is the spaniel's name and age?
Customer: puppy fourteen
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about puppy?
Customer: no
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Ana Bascunan replied 5 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** and I'm happy to help answer your question about Puppy. I'm sorry to hear that Puppy is having some hind limb weakness. Can you describe it in more detail for me so that I can give you the most specific info? Things that would help me include how long has this been going on, is it progressively worsening or staying about the same, have you noticed any muscle loss, does Puppy have a history of orthopedic or neurologic issues, etc.