The treatments available for people suffering from arthritis are also available for dogs. The main focus of the treatment is to control a dog’s pain level and increase its movement and joint function. We should also try to slow down the degeneration of the joint and enhance the cartilage repair process. Classic Drugs Used for […]
How can we know when a dog is in pain? It can sometimes be difficult to spot when the dog is in pain, whether it is a result of an injury or another issue. However, there are some signs which can help you to notice pain in dogs. Excessive Barking Dogs in pain tend to […]
When dogs are in pain or hurting it can be hard to tell. If you step on their paw accidentally, they may respond with a loud yelp. However, it is part of the animal instinct not to show they are hurting as the pack may see it as a sign of weakness. What are the […]
What dog breeds are more prone to joint health problems like arthritis and how to avoid joint problems early?
Dog breeds prone to arthritis? Small dogs suffer from degenerative diseases that create joint pain as well Legg-Calve Perthes Disease or LCPD which affects small breeds like Miniature Poodles, Yorkshire Terriers and West Highland White Terriers. LCPD is a childhood condition that occurs when blood supply to the ball part femoral head of the hip […]
What causes osteoarthritis or joint problems in dogs?
Dogs seem to pay almost no attention to their body telling them it’s time to rest. When play time is over, they often pant for an hour, recovering from athletic output that would make any professional athlete shocked and embarrassed. Not all dogs are that active, but all dogs love to play. Some dogs could […]