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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience.
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My dog has a swollen front paw, twice the size and is lethargic

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My dog has a swollen front paw, twice the size and is lethargic and not very responsive
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
Such profound swelling occurs secondary to crushing injury or bone fracture as well as envenomation by snake, flying insect or spider. Do you have adders where you live in the UK?