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Damon, the pain may be in his back and not in his legs. If he is unable to use them, he must be examined immediately. Small breed dogs are prone to a condition known as IVDD or intervertebral disk disease. This commonly manifests itself as discomfort in the neck and back. We can see symptoms as minor as tenderness and as major as full paralysis of the back legs. You can learn more here: http://sevneurology.com/articles/intervertebral-disk-disease-ivdd-in-dogs/The faster care is provided the better the chance that Bently will have the opportunity to walk again in the future.
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