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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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He ran hard and now is very stiff in his hind legs. JA: I'm

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He ran hard and now is very stiff in his hind legs.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: We checked all his feet and his front legs are fine just his back legs and hips seem very tight and he is uncomfortable.
JA: What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Xerxes is 2 years old
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Xerxes?
Customer: He is on a special high protein diet. He has troubles digesting fats. He has had pancreatitis in the past.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 11 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 11 months ago.

1) What breed of dog is Xerxes?
2) Any history of injury?
3) Is he on any medication currently?