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Center-Sinai Animal Hospital, full range of pet care and emergency services in Los Angeles for cats, dogs, birds, exotic pets

Serving the
Los Angeles
Community
Since 1969


10737 Venice Bl.
Los Angeles, CA 90034
 (310) 559-3770

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Center-Sinai Animal Hospital  
Serving the Los Angeles Community since 1969

10737 Venice Blvd.  
Los Angeles, CA 90034 
 
(310) 559-3770 

Full range of pet care and emergency  veterinary services available



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Dr. Barry Baum, Veterinarian, Chief of Staff of Center Sinai Animal Hospital in Los Angeles



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IS BABY ASPIRIN A GOOD IDEA FOR MY STIFF-LEGGED DOG,
DR. B?

Dear Dr. Baum --

My 15 year old dog, 17 lb. (miniature schnauzer) walks very stiffly, as if he is arthritic. Is it OK to give him a baby aspirin? How often? Will it help?

Thanks,
Eileen, Los Angeles, CA

Dear Eileen --

You should have him examined and x-rayed to confirm the diagnosis. There are many types of drugs to use for arthritic relief varying from buffered aspirin to nsaids to cortisone. The best preparation to use is the one that produces the best response with the least dosage -- in other words, the least amount that controls the problem. None of these drugs is risk free, and that why a thorough physical exam is indicated before starting anything for a long time.

Good Luck!!
Dr. B
 

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