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my dog hind legs are weak, and he can not walk right, he is…

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my dog hind legs are...
my dog hind legs are weak, and he can not walk right, he is also breading hard like panting and is very hot between the legs and ears.
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Jenn, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 years ago
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You need to get your baby to a vet -Hopefully there is an emergency clinic in your area! We could be dealing with disk disease-which if not treated could lead to paralysis. We also have to worry about a toxicity. The sooner he is seen the better! Dr. Jenn

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

which of the symptom is the one that you believe this is urgent? There is a clinic but it cost a lot of money and I have an appt for tomorrow morning, but if ne is in great danger I can take him now.

 

Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Jenn, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 years ago
The weak hind limbs and trouble walking is quite a cause for concern!
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

I want to know if you feel it is an emergency or if it can wait till tomorrow....

Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Jenn, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 years ago
If it were my dog. I would bring him tonight. This behavior is not normal and if not treated could progress, which would complicate the treatment!
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Relist: I think the Dr is more interested in recommending the emergency clinic than telling me about what the symptoms indicate.....
I think the Dr is more interested in recommending the emergency clinic than telling me about what the symptoms indicate....
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