It depends on how bad the fracture is. If the pieces are normally lined up and the animal is otherwise healthy, then limiting the animal's activity by keeping the animal in a crate or cage until the fracture
With stress fractures, you have to wait until it heals before you resume your normal running... of stress on your fracture.
Hopefully, you've already done this. See a sports doctor and follow his or...
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