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she is old (17; very thin; hind legs almost useless. not eating

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she is old (17; very thin; hind legs almost useless. not eating much, drinking a lot of water
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: there are no wounds, it is both legs - just lost muscle from age
JA: What is the dog's name?
Customer: Sessa
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Sessa?
Customer: I know she has a mass on her heart (as per the vet about 4 months ago), and her skin is a mess
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 5 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

How long has she been showing signs?

Any retching, gagging, lip licking, drooling, or vomiting?

Are her gums pink, yellow tinted, or white/pale? Moist or sticky?

Any diarrhea?