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An 7.5yr old boxer. He started mildely limping about 2 weeks

Customer Question

JA: What sort of animal are we talking about?
Customer: An 7.5yr old boxer
JA: OK. I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the boxer?
Customer: He started mildely limping about 2 weeks ago. His foot was swollen and had a fungus infection he also had some of the infection on the inside of his thigh. I treated it with Teatree oil and he was limping a little less and was good for a few days but today he is limping terrible, inside his thigh is red and he is severely favoring his foot but no sign of any fungus
JA: Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: yes, there was but not anymore
JA: The Expert will know what to do. What is the boxer's name?
Customer: Napoleon
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Napoleon?
Customer: He might have had a lot of glucosamine his food has it and I add some to his food as well I have 3 joint medications for him
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Can you share pictures of what you're seeing?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Hello. I will in the am when we go for a walk. I think it might have been an overdose of Glucosamin. I will send you pictures when I am walking him.
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Perfect. Video should also work.