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My dog is a 1 year old standard poodle who injured his back…

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My dog is a 1 year old standard poodle who injured his back right leg on Tuesday and is limping on and off and crying out in pain when he gets up. What can I do for him before taking him to the vet in the am?

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Lucky 1 year old

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is Lucky?

1

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

He is normally very active

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Hi

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

Do you have any Aspirin or Tylenol there?

Paul

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Great

You can give Aspirin at 10.0 mg/pound or Tylenol at 15.0 mg/kg twice daily

Give the Aspirin with food

I hope that helps!

Paul

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Thank you Paul

Very welcome

Good luck with everything

You can rate me now- I will leave this link open in case you have more questions :)

Paul

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