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  1. An accident that has caused leg and foot problems.

    Dog Health
    Hello, My dog Turbo is a happy active kelpie. He fell off the back of a ute a few years ago, hyper-extending his wrist. After a long recovery he can still walk on it, but we keep having continuous issues with that leg and paw. The pad of his injured leg is... I want to say weaker than it use...
  2. Dog favours left hind leg

    Dog Health
    Hello, I have a 3 year old jack RussellxPug mix (also known as a jug) who has favoured her left hind leg since she was a puppy. She holds it up when she goes down stairs and when she uses the bathroom. I always just thought it was a weird habit of hers as the vet could never find anything wrong...
  3. Question about bloody hind legs after park

    General Dog Discussion
    Hi Everyone, I'm a first-time dog owner, had my guy now about 7 months and he's about 1yr. We've noted recently that he has scabs developing on his hind legs, about midway between paw and hook. Today, after getting back from the local dog park those scabs were a bit bloody. I cleaned him up...
  4. My Westie is getting old and has stiff joints suggestions?

    Dog Health
    Hi. I have an 11 year old westie called Jake. After a recent squirrel chasing episode he started to limp on his back legs. I took him to the vet who prescribed him some rest and a couple of weeks of medication called metacam. The treatment did work, however I want to know what I can use...
  5. My Dog Can Barely Walk

    Dog Health
    This started over the weekend. Otherwise there were no obvious signs of this problem. Friday night I noticed by five year old Beagle/Coonhound mix was having some troubles walking. Now I know he has one claw on one of his hind legs that grows faster than the others and often bothers him, but we...
  6. Dog's Legs are Itchy

    Dog Health
    Hi, I have a miniature dachshund with a skin disorder. We've taken her to the vets multiple times, but none of the remedies ever worked. So I thought I might just need to ask someone who's NOT concerned with our money. Her legs are a grey color, with no fur. They have random, small nodules on...