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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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My 7 1/2 year old rescue collie, talltwisted a rear leg and

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My 7 1/2 year old rescue collie, tall
twisted a rear leg and has since done rear leg splits. Weakness getting up is now a problem.
Is there a matural remedy proving
that is not a degenerative spinal
disease? I am 77 and cannot afford
big vet bills.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Lisa replied 1 year ago.
Hi there. My name is ***** ***** I'm happy to help you with your question today. Just like an in person consult, I have a few questions of my own to help ensure I give you the best advice possible. When did he do the rear leg splits?Is Sunny Boy on any medication currently?Other than the rear legs, does he have any health issues?When was the last time his vet saw him?