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Have a 12 year old Shih Tzu was treated last week for ear infection informed vet that she was yelping for no reason and has head bobbing. Informed that it was proble bue to infection. She is still bobbing her head and yelping she acts nervous like some one is going to hurt her. She has never been mistreated she lives in the house but I'm concerned that something is going on with her more then what my vet though. She was my fathers dog and he passed last year her and mother have become very attached to each other.
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Dog Veterinarian: Rebecca, Dog Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

I am sorry to hear you are concerned about Dolly. Is she still getting the antibiotics and pain medication?

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Dog Veterinarian: Rebecca, Dog Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

If she is yelping, she sounds as if she might be painful. If she had an ear infection, it may have spread to her inner ear and these infections take a long time to treat.

It may also be that she has neck pain. I would ask your veterinarian about pain medication, and Xrays to check for an ear infection or neck problem.

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How is Dolly doing?

I did not hear back from you. Was this helpful? Please let me know if you have other questions.

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Dog Veterinarian: Rebecca, Dog Veterinarian replied 30 days ago
Hi Jennifer,

I'm just following up on our conversation about Dolly. How is everything going?

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