Limping

Symptoms to Watch for in Your Dog: Shifting Lameness

We all know this one, right? The cause of shifting lameness, quick, anybody? Yes, intermittent or shifting lameness is a common symptom of Lyme disease. So that’s it? Case closed? Not so fast. Yes, shifting lameness, stiff walk, and sensitivity to touch can signal Lyme disease. It likely wouldn’t be the only symptom you’d see. You can observe any other symptoms…

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It Never Rains … though Rain Did Have a Lot to Do with It

So we did notice and get to the bottom of Cookie’s uneven stance. We treated, got her chiropractic adjustments and paid close attention to the right hind leg. Then I noticed that she seemed to have been dropping her front left shoulder when walking. It’s not easy to make a conclusion about a dog’s gait when you’re both stumbling through the…

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