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Pet Shi-poo 4 yeas old with back problems. Third incident of

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Pet Shi-poo 4 yeas old with back problems. Third incident of spinal pain, loss of feeling in hind legs & loss of bowel & urine, although both systems are eliminating. On pain & anti-inflammatory medicine. It's been seven days and what should we do next or expect slow recovery?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian & I would like to help you with your wee one today.

Does he currently have any feeling in his hind legs?

What tests have been done?