Canine Arthritis

    June 15, 2010 by  
    Filed under Health & Wellness

    Just as humans experience joint pain as they age, dogs, too, are susceptible to arthritis and degeneration of the joints. Common causes of joint pain are hip dysplasia, chondrodysplasia, old fractures, and arthritis. By far, the most common of these is arthritis, also known as osteoarthritis. It affects one in every five adult dogs and […]

    Ooooh! My Aching Joints!

    June 14, 2010 by  
    Filed under Health & Wellness, Senior Dogs

    If your dog could talk, he might just be telling you his joints ache.  Although he can’t actually verbalize the problems he is having, he will give you some signs that he is experiencing pain in his joints, and you can then begin helping to make him more comfortable.   Symptoms of Joint Pain As […]