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Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo, Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon.
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Experience:  BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }
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My elderly lurcher bitch (who hates vets) has hurt her front

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My elderly lurcher bitch (who hates vets) has hurt her front leg, she is limping and is
in some discomfort. She hasn't lost her appetite. She is 14 years old. I am loathe to
take her to the vet as she gets very distressed. Is there perhaps a pain killer I can
buy to help her if she just needs rest?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr Scott Nimmo replied 4 years ago.

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Do you know how she did this? How long has she been limping for?