Hip Dysplasia: Navigating Surgical Options and TimingThere are several clinical and diagnostic features to consider when selecting a surgical option for canine hip dysplasia.
Evaluation After Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy: A Guide for the General Practitioner
TPLO is one of the most commonly recommended and most successful surgical procedures for CCLR.
Multimodal Pain Management for Canine OsteoarthritisOA is common in dogs. Management involves multiple modalities and must be tailored to each patient and its owner.
Osteoarthritis: When Age Is Not to BlameWe need to focus on client education to better understand OA and its tie to excess weight, debunk common myths about OA and obesity, and learn how to recognize signs of OA-specific pain.
Opportunities to Improve Outcomes in Arthritic PetsQuality medical management of OA requires a multi-faceted diagnostic and treatment plan—a combination of diagnostic testing, multi-modal pain management, and weight management must be considered to most effectively improve patient outcomes.
Osteoarthritis Staging Tool for Dogs Now Available
Osteoarthritis is one of the most common causes of chronic pain in dogs.
Gait Abnormality: Musculoskeletal or Neurologic Condition?
When an animal is presented to you with a history of lameness or a gait abnormality, you need to determine whether the problem is musculoskeletal, neurologic, or both, so you can recommend the appropriate treatment.