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Leg Issues--Video included

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ajay, Jul 5, 2011.

  1. ajay

    ajay Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is Lucy. She was cornered by my dog a few days ago. She is standing for a minute or two at a time now which is a huge improvement. She is eating and drinking. My concern is her leg. It looks crooked. When she stands, her bad foot turns in and rests on her good foot. I took a video of her walking and was wondering if anyone had any input as to whether or not she is going to be OK or if there is something I can do to help her. We looked at her and she seems to have full range of motion of her leg and we couldn't feel any breaks. She has a cut on her leg and a bump, but there is a bump on the same place on her other leg, so it doesn't seem to be related to her injury. She's not flying right now. Any input? Advice? Thoughts? Thank you so much.

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  2. chfite

    chfite Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Based upon her foot rotation and limping, I would conclude that her leg is broken. Not her foot, the yellow scaly part of her anatomy, her leg.

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  3. ajay

    ajay Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you.

    Any thoughts on how to help a broken leg?
     

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