Dawn Weinberger is a freelance writer in Portland, Oregon, who has contributed to numerous publications and websites over the past 20 years, including RD.com, Glamour, Women's Health, Entrepreneur, and many others. Dawn has a BA in journalism from Western Washington University and is a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors. She writes about everything from health and medicine to fashion, shopping, and business.
Your dog has a sprain. Or a strain. Or a broken bone. Pain relief is needed ASAP, and your bottle of Advil is in reach. Is it safe to give him a pill or two? Or will it lead to problems that make the minor injury seem like NBD?