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My vet just took x-rays of my dog (Belgian malinois) and says he has periosteoporsis - said good it was caught early or he'd be done

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with your dog?

Perio osteoporosis . he had been limping and that was the radiologist's findings

Veterinarian's Assistant: Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?

No wound on foot - I have faith in my vet & he prescribed antinol for my dog

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the dog's name and age?

JJ and he just turned 5 in September - breaks my heart - my vet said good it was caught early

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is JJ?

He just turned 5 in September

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about JJ?

JJ is a true malinois - very athletic - loves running & hiking, jumping, etc. Loves playing fetch & frizbee

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hello. My name is***** and I am a veterinarian that can answer your question. I understand JJ has been diagnosed with periosteoporosis. I am happy to answer your questions regarding this condition and JJ's health. What questions do you have?

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