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My dog pokey is a chow chow and 13 years old. He recently

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Hi Pearl, my dog pokey is a chow chow and 13 years old. He recently started having trouble standing and walking. It came on very suddenly...in the past 30 days.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: Nothing on his feet. I have actually checked his back and legs...he doesn't whine or whimper when I touch him. He's just very unsteady
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Pokey?
Customer: He did have cancer three years ago...a tumor on his front paws. But that was treated successfully with radiation.
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Joan replied 5 months ago.

Hello,

My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years.

Is there any head tilt?

Is he walking like Drunk?

Do his eyes dart?

Any Nausea?

Did it come on suddenly?

Joan