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We have rescued an 11year old standard poodle. He doesn’t…

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We have rescued an...

We have rescued an 11year old standard poodle. He doesn’t want to go near the steps and one hallway will a slight incline he will not walk.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?

Yes, no wounds.

Veterinarian's Assistant: The Expert will know what to do. What is the dog's name?

Skippy

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

He was running along the property but this hallway and stairs spook him.

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Expert log in at different times throughout the day. I'm sorry that no one has responded to your question soon. I'm just logging in and would be happy to help.

How long have you had Skippy?

Is he walking up any other stairs, and just avoiding these steps?

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