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Stiff muscles, can't walk, still can eat (has a good

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Stiff muscles, can't walk...

Stiff muscles, can't walk, still can eat (has a good appetite), still wag tail, but cannot move voluntarily, no bleeding, no smell, was active yesterday

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 the dog. What is the dog's name and age?

Scout, beagle mix, fixed male, 3 y/o

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

Never been sick, up todate on vaccine, rec'd heart worm & flea tx during summer - none since

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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I am very sorry to see that no one has reached out to you before now. I just came online and found that your question had not been addressed. How is your companion at this time?

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