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My dog has masticatory myositis. He is stumbling a lot and…

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My dog has masticatory...

My dog has masticatory myositis. He is stumbling a lot and sometimes falls. He can be laying asleep in his crate and whines in pain all of a sudden. He is slower about eating now too - used to be gone in a flash. Now he hides it in his crate and eats slower.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Expert will know how to help your dog. What is the dog's name and age?

Maverick. He is about 7-8 not totally sure as he is a rescue.

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Maverick?

He is a Rottweiler.

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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