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Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.
Is she holding the leg up or dragging it?
Can she move it voluntarily?
Did they send home any pain relief?
How many hours ago did she have the Meloxicam?
What dose and what is her weight?
How does the incision look? Any swelling,discharge, redness?
Now I have to say I am quite concerned about your lass. Its good that she can hold it up when she chooses, since that makes dislocations or nerve/spine damage less likely. Since her back leg lameness despite being on a very good dose of Meloxicam raises concerns that either the leg was overextended at the time of the operation and thus severely strained and/or that her pain is more severe then the Meloxicam Therefore, you do sound to be on the right treatment track for both the lump and her leg; but if she isn't improving at all and isn't keen to walk/move then we'd really want to ring her vet once they are open about potentially increasing her current dose or having her put onto a secondary stronger pain relief option.
Overall, I am glad that we can rule out those above issues as well as the incision being involved. But with her still showing signs of discomfort despite this, we'd really be worried of severe discomfort and need to see if her vet can use further pain relief to get this settled for her.
Please take care,
If she can lift the leg at times, this rules out paralysis. Paralysis would prevent any voluntary movement. Otherwise, low calcium will tend to cause overall generalized weakness and tremors, so that doesn't fit either. That all said, you can certainly give Vitamin C as it will do no harm here but again its not likely at the root of this for her.