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Same situation as listed. My yorkie puppy fell from my arms

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Hi Pearl, same situation as...
Hi Pearl, same situation as listed. My yorkie puppy fell from my arms onto his side on concrete. I am 4'8 and was holding him at chest level so about 3 feet I would guess. He ate and used the bathroom as normal and was fine when I bathed him but I'm still nervous
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The veterinarian will know if the puppy will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Milo
JA: Is there anything else important you think the veterinarian should know about Milo?
Customer: no he's healthy otherwise and has had his 8 week shots. He is 10 weeks not *now
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hi. My name is***** I'm sorry to hear about this fall with this little one. I'm going to be very honest and say that this situation doesn't sound like a bad one at all. I've unfortunately seen at my ER this same situation happen and the little one ends up breaking a limb. This is typically the injury that will happen if anything is going to happen. With him not having any lameness and him eating after the accident, I wouldn't be worried at all with him. He may be a little sore from the fall, but this is something that time and rest will most likely be the tincture for.

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