Managing Arthritis in Dogs

Arthritis is a common ailment affecting our pets today, especially middle-aged to senior dogs and cats.  It causes pets to get stiff at rest and have difficulty running, walking and jumping.  Don’t rely on crying to determine if your pet …

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How To Keep Your Pet’s Joints Healthy

Joint issues are a very common problem in most aging dogs. Just like in humans, deterioration from a lifetime of use can eventually strain and injure the joints which can then develop into arthritis. When cartilage starts to degrade because …

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Cruciate Ligament Injury

The knee (stifle) joint of the dog is one of the weakest in the body.  Just as athletes (football players, in particular) frequently suffer knee injuries, the dog also has knee injuries.  The knee joint is relatively unstable because there …

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