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I have a 10 yr old cavalier he is in pain started with his

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I have a 10 yr old cavalier he is in pain started with his mind legs we went to the vet she gave him prednisone and pain pills he got a bit better now his front right leg is in pain all the way down his back.. He is whining all the time as he hurts.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 7 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 7 months ago.

How recently was the initial onset of symptoms?

Did your vet perform any diagnostics, like x-rays or recommend referral to a specialist for MRI, CT, etc?