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I had recent foot...

I had recent foot surgery with screws placed in my foot, I am wearing a walking boot. My Belgian Malinois is become extremely clingy and smelling my foot constantly and climbing in my lap constantly

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?

Vladimir intact male age 2

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

No, he has always been close to me, but since the surgery, he is all over me when I am sitting down. Basically velcro dog has amplified x a million!

Submitted: 8 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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