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My Scottie dog has been limping on back leg for weeks given

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My Scottie dog has been limping on back leg for weeks given xray nothing showed up antibiotics and foot wash its just getting worse feel it is in pain
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 11 months ago.

Angie, I'm sorry to hear of this with Molly. Can you tell me, please, why antibiotics and a foot wash were prescribed for a lame dog? Are there changes in Molly's foot skin that she may have caused by licking at biting at the foot and that prompted her vet to X-ray the foot to see if there are bony changes as well?

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 11 months ago.

Thank you for your kind accept. I appreciate it. Please respond with the additional information and further questions or concerns if you wish.