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Periodically and suddenly, i have noticed my dog yelp once
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I have a papillion (who is taller and larger than others I
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My dog is a 1.5 year old, 18 lb Schnoodle. The past few days
My dog is a 1.5 year old, 18 lb Schnoodle. The past few days I've noticed that she has an on and off limp. What could be the cause?… read more
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my dog fell off my bed last night, its 32 inches high, she
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my11 year old pit has a long scar on his back leg that bleeds
My11 year old pit has a long scar on his back leg that bleeds when the weather gets dry. Normally it does not cause him pain, but for the last few nights he has been experiencing pain that keeps him u… read more
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My westie is a year old (male). He loves to play,jump and run, but I notice when in a trot
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My 5 lb poodle tends to pop her rear leg, either out of joint
My 5 lb poodle tends to pop her rear leg, either out of joint or the tendon comes loose. Normally have to pull on the leg to get it back in position but yesterday did it thre times and now she walks w… read more
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My 1 year-old 85 lb mix has had a few odd leg issues...yelping
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My dog had a luxated patella and had surgery where the vet
My dog had a luxated patella and had surgery where the vet put a metal pin in his leg and he has been fine and has not limped really although he seems stiff when getting up after he has been asleep. H… read more
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My one year old St Bernard was playing with another dog who
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Hi. I took my XXXXX XXXXX for a hike two days ago the first
Hi. I took my XXXXX XXXXX for a hike two days ago the first time we've done a 3 hr hike in a few months and yesterday she started to get a limp and today she does not want to move her back leg I check… read more
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month old..limping..i held her for a while rubbed her leg and hip
hi i have a 8 month old malitpoo that 2 nights ago after waking up was limping. i held her for a while rubbed her leg and hip and she was rumiing around fine after. This happened agin last night and a… read more
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