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Gina, Breeder and Health Care Specialist
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Experience:  20+ years experience in animal health care. Hobby breeder of Olde English Mastiffs and owned by an English Bulldog.
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Yorkie: her leg jumping off of our couch yesterday evening..asprin

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My dog hurt her leg jumping off of our couch yesterday evening, she is a Yorkie. Can we give her asprin or something to help ease the pain?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Gina replied 10 years ago.
Yes, you can give your baby BUFFERED aspirin...5mg per pound of body weight every 12 hours. Try to give this to her with food as sometimes aspirin will upset the stomach. Good luck and hope she feels better soon :)