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Q. My dog was born in 2007 so is it old age that his right hind leg is limping or something else. Because he isn't Wineing like its broken

A. Arthritis can cause lameness, especially in older dogs. With the lameness only being in one hind leg, I worry about a torn ligament. Please have him seen by a veterinarian for an orthopedic exam. They can evaluate his leg to determine the cause of the problem and also prescribe him medication to help make him more comfortable.

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PAULA SIMONS

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