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My name is ***** ***** and my dog Mick moans when he lays

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My name is ***** ***** and my dog Mick moans when he lays down and turns over. Is he hurting
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: He is 11 years old and started this moaning about 2 weeks ago
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 year ago.

Good afternoon, thanks for your question. Can you tell me more about Mick?

1) Does he show any signs of discomfort or moaning when walking?
2) Is the moaning AS he lays down or WHILE laying down, and then also turning over?
3) Is Mick currently on any medications?
4) Any pertinent health history of pain? Joint issues? GI problems?