How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. John Your Own Question
Dr. John
Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 5542
Experience:  Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience
Type Your Dog Veterinary Question Here...
Dr. John is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Her hind leg is drawn up and she won't jump JA: I'm sorry

Customer Question

Her hind leg is drawn up and she won't jump
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: No wound
JA: What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Blue 3 years old She had a tick bite a few weeks ago. Vet gave her antibiotic but it seems not to solve th problem
JA: Is there anything else important you think the veterinarian should know about Blue?
Customer: No
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Sarah Snow replied 10 months ago.


I am Dr. Snow, and I can try and help you today. It sounds like she is not placing weight on one of her legs. Is that correct? Where was the tick bite?