Treatment Options for a Torn ACL in Dogs

Treatment Options for a Torn ACL in Dogs

Has your dog suddenly started experiencing lameness in one hind leg? It could be due to a torn knee ligament. A torn ACL in dogs (actually their CCL) is a very common injury. In addition to lameness, other symptoms include sitting abnormally, swelling of the knee, and...
Treatments for Hip Dysplasia in Dogs

Treatments for Hip Dysplasia in Dogs

Hip dysplasia in dogs is a genetic disease that causes significant pain and loss of mobility. If you’ve noticed that your dog seems to have trouble moving around, is walking stiffly or bunny-hopping, this might indicate canine hip dysplasia. Bring your dog to Animal...
Signs of Hip Dysplasia in Dogs

Signs of Hip Dysplasia in Dogs

Canine hip dysplasia is a genetic condition that affects the development of the hip joint. Some types of dogs are more prone to hip dysplasia, but it can affect dogs of any size, age, or breed. This degenerative disease causes great pain and loss of mobility, but...