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Our 17 year old golden retriever has lost the ability to

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Our 17 year old golden retriever has lost the ability to walk today. She won't eat and her breathing is different today. I think we are about to lose her and I need a vet close by that can possibly put her down immediately. I am in Bedford IN
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: No, she is an inside dog. Her legs have been getting weaker and weaker. They just won't hold her up, they just slide out from under her.
JA: The Veterinarian will ask you more detailed questions to find out what is causing this. What is the golden retriever's name?
Customer: DJ
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about DJ?
Customer: Like I said, she is 17 years old. I honestly don't think she will last tomorrow,
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Meghan Denney replied 4 months ago.

Hi I am Dr. Denney. I am currently reviewing your post now. Please give me a few minutes to type my response. Thank you for trusting us with your response.

Expert:  Dr. Meghan Denney replied 4 months ago.

Can you give me your zip code I can search for an emergency veterinary clinic. I am so sorry your baby is going through this. Its so hard when they get old on us.

Expert:  Dr. Meghan Denney replied 4 months ago.

I have a vet locator that all I need is your zip code

I wish I could do more I am all the way in Texas which is not much help

Expert:  Dr. Meghan Denney replied 4 months ago.

Do you want me to send you the website search engine?