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Q. My Germen Shepherd Mis hurt her right back leg, can't tell how. She is having hard time putting pressure on it. What kind of pain med can I give her?

A. You cannot give her any human pain killers as they are all toxic to dogs, she needs dog pain killers ( rymadil or metacam).

If the pain doesn't get better within 2-3 days she will need to go to the vet in order to get diagnosed as it could be a hip problem or a knee injury.

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

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