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Q. My 12wk border collie can't walk on her back legs but can move them she's had exrays but nothing is broken what can be the problem plz

A. There are a number of nerve and muscle conditions which can reduce a puppies ability to use their legs normally. These can be from infections (viral, protozoal or bacterial), birth defects or possibly even toxins such as licking lead paint or batteries etc. I would discuss her clinical signs with your vet and maybe an appointment with an internist to investigate her condition further?

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LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

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