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Back paw around nails skin red swollen pealing and weeping

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back paw around nails skin red swollen pealing and weeping
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Veterinary
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
its a lot worse on inner toe swollen an sore less pronounced
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
on the others
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 11 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner. If you would still like assistance, can you tell me:

How long has the foot been like this?

Any odor or pus from this area?

Any history of trauma or anything getting caught in the foot?

Is he licking it or lame on this foot?

Can you take a photo of this? If you can do so, this will let me see what you are seeing. To post them online, you can use the paperclip icon on the tool bar above your text box. Or if you can't see that on your computer/phone, then you can post them on any other site (ie Flickr, Photobucket, imgur, etc) and paste the web link here for me to check.

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