SIGNS OF PAIN OR INJURY

  • Limping or hopping

  • Reluctant to jump onto sofa/car

  • Reluctant to go up or down stairs

  • Stiffness or difficulty getting up after prolonged lying down or exercise

  • Playing/exercising less than normal

  • Falling or slipping on floors

  • Changes in behaviour (aggressive, lethargic, withdrawn)

  • Not wanting to be touched – snapping, growling or crying when touched

  • Excessive licking or chewing of a limb