What is the treatment for swollen paws in dogs?


The treatment for swollen paws in dogs depends on the cause of the swollen paw. A swollen paw can be caused by any number of things such as an insect sting, a sharp object, a fall, a fracture, or a strain. Knowing what caused the swollen paw or what was likely to have caused it will help with determining treatment. Most injuries can be treated with an ice pack to the area and rest, or a trip to the vet if unsure of the extent of the injury.
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Cool baths with Epsom salts and oatmeal can provide a dog temporary relief from dry, itchy skin. Specially formulated shampoos are also available to help sooth irritated skin. Topical
if the dog seems t be in any pain what so ever take it too a vet imediatly or call your vet.
she should be taken to the vet. She could have something in her paw like a stick or thorn or she could have been bitten by something. Addendum: I would be interested in what is causing
my dog is 10 years old and has artharitis in his back leg. yesterday morning he was fine and he was walking normaly but later on he started to limp and couldnt walk on his front paw
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