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He ran outside yesterday barking at something, then yelped.

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He ran outside yesterday barking at something, then yelped. He will not put any weight on his right rear leg. I read last night it was ok to give him aspirin. Now I regret it. I gave him a very small dose for his size and now he is throwing up anything he eats. Im very concerned about him. He is 12 years old.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. This sounds like it might be serious. I'll let the Veterinarian know what's going on ASAP. Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?
Customer: He is small, chihuahua mix. A little overweight.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Katie Volat replied 8 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. KV. Welcome to JustAnswer. I am reviewing your question right now and will respond to you in just a moment...

Expert:  Katie Volat replied 8 months ago.

Can you tell me a bit more information so I can better assist you....how much aspirin did you give him? Aproximately how much does he weigh?

Expert:  Katie Volat replied 8 months ago.
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

Katie Volat