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I have a 5lb maltese, age 5 yrs. She started vigorously

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I have a 5lb maltese, age 5 yrs. She started vigorously chewing her hind paw and is now limping. I carefully checked the paw but did not see any obstruction. She is not eating or drinking well and feels a touch warm. Any ideas?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 11 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 11 months ago.

1) Are you able to take a rectal temperature on Lexie?
2) How many milligrams of aspirin were given to Lexie and when?
3) Is she on any other medications at this time?