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My 15 pound rat terrier hurt his neck or back. His neck is…

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My 15 pound rat terrier hurt his neck or back. His neck is crooked to the left. He had quite a bit of pain w movement. I'm giving him Tramadol $CBD dog biscuits. Would it be okay to give him Arnica Montana homeopathic tablets?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the Rat Terrier's name and age?

His name is*****'s a rescue so his age is around 10.

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

2 yrs ago he fell off of a 3ft high ramp and herniated a disc in his neck. Had surgery that was successful. I don't want to take him back there yet because it's an emergency vet ( Blue Pearl in Tacoma) and their fees are so high. His neck pain started 4 days ago after he was accidentally stepped on while lying on the floor. The stepper said he thought he stepped on his foot.

Submitted: 29 days ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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