Adorable Dog Sprains Tail From Wagging Too Much In Lockdown

Small pooch is overjoyed with the thought of spending 24/7 with his humans that he sprains his tail.

Dog Sprains Tail From Wagging So Much During Quarantine

For the majority of us, the weeks and months we have lived indoors in lockdown have been draining – with the prospect of more in the future taking a toll on our mental wellbeing.

However, for dogs all over the world, their experiences have been the opposite. Yes, indeed, a man’s best friend couldn’t be happy to spend any more time with us.

One sausage dog has enjoyed having his family around a little too much in lockdown, to the point where he has sprained his tail from wagging it too much.

Dog overjoyed family is staying home wags tail so hard he sprains it |  Metro News

“So my dog has been so happy that everyone is home for quarantine, that his tail has stopped working, so we went to the vet, and the vet said ‘he had sprained his tail from excessively wagging it'”

Emma Smith, the owner of Rolo, shared on Twitter.

“He is super happy, and there is movement from side to side, but he is struggling to lift it in the air.”

Emma’s tweet has gone viral, receiving more than 500,00 likes since it was posted last week – Friday 20th of March.

It is actually very common for dogs to get injured by wagging their tails than you may think – it is known as Happy Dog Syndrome.

Rolo has been prescribed pain relief, and his tail wagging will be back on form as soon as it has healed!

So when we are all feeling a little low in these locked down months, let us think of Rolo and how painfully happy he is to be around his humans at this time!

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Hannah Conway

Written by Hannah Conway

I'm Hannah, a Trainee Digital Journalist for Kingdoms. I am due to graduate from Teesside University in June 2021 with a BA in Journalism and have joined Kingdoms to complete an Internship alongside my studies. I have worked in many areas of the media world for the past three years: a Broadcast Journalist, Sports Journalist, PR Assistant and now I am taking a journey to write about the animals in our wonderful world and the fantastic things that they get up to.

I am an animal enthusiast, and I have grown up around all kinds of species - I even have my own little four-legged friend, an eight-month-old Cockerpoo called Chester. The aim is to provide readers with engaging stories about 'all things animals' in our beautiful world, and I hope to keep you engaged with the content that Kingdoms has to offer.

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