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Q. She fell off the couch from the edge and onto the hardwood floor and now her back leg is hurt and we can't a afford a vet and I'm very worried for her

A. This might either be a leg injury or a spine injury (herniated disk). rest her strictly for a couple days and see if she is better - no run, no long walks (just take her in your hand to go outside and do her business).

If she is not better in a couple days, you will have no choice but take her to the vet to check if there is a fracture or herniated disk.

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

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