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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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Hi my 11. Year old tb is with the vet for nerve blockers I

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Hi my 11. Year old tb is with the vet for nerve blockers I had a phone call today to tell me the blocked to his hock with no response and then the fetlock with the same no response. He said they will continue tomorrow with the nerve blocks. Should I be worried that they haven't yet found the area where he is lame the vet didn't really explain anything to me he's been in the vets now for 3 days. His lameness is in his left hind leg and has been apparent since October. He's been box rested with no success he's an ex racehorse he retired at the age of 8. I do apologise some info I gave I've got muddled with he's a gelding and he's 11 years old
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Vet