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My border collie is limping after play fetch with another

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My border collie is limping after play fetch with another dog he's 5 and a half
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: No wounds of any kind
JA: The Veterinarian will ask you more detailed questions to find out what is causing this. What is the Border collie's name?
Customer: Blue
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Blue?
Customer: Nope fit and healthy
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Rebekah Kane replied 1 year ago.

Hi there- I'm Dr. Kane and will assist you with Blue today. Sorry to hear he has hurt himself. Which leg is he limping on?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Left leg
Expert:  Rebekah Kane replied 1 year ago.

Hi there- not sure what is happening with the chat screen- seems there are 2 open for your question. Anyhow- let's try and help you out. How long has Blue been limping on his left leg- is it the front or back leg?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
2 days today only taking him out for a pee just short walks once he gets walking he doesn't limp too much
Expert:  Rebekah Kane replied 1 year ago.

OK, got it. Is it the back left leg? And is it getting any better since it started 2 days ago?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Front leg he is still limping at first then it seems to wear off