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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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Lab 3yrs old usually active....walks around tail between

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Lab 3yrs old usually active....walks around tail between legs very slow....will sit in one spot for a long time . Started last night
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: Yes checked all her paws nothing stuck
JA: The Veterinarian will know what to do. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Pearl
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Pearl?
Customer: Just very active and friendly....she's eating but just lethargic
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dog
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
She won't take more than a few steps at a time, then sits in a straight up position for extended periods of time and won't move.
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I did check her paws for debris and didn't find any.
Expert:  Lisa replied 9 months ago.

Hello! My name is ***** ***** it will be my pleasure to help you with your dog today.

Expert:  Lisa replied 9 months ago.

Do you know the last time Pearl defecated?

If you touch her tail, does she act like it's painful?

Have you noticed any scooting of her butt on the ground at all?

Has she been swimming or anything lately?

If you look at her rectum, do you notice any swelling or bleeding?