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Canine Hip and Back Pain; Management Options

Our canine companions are not immune to joint concerns, but like us, they often live with day to day discomfort and pain.  A dog wants to go, jump and play, but are limited in what they can do. The hips and back are main sources of problems in the dog, creating moderate pain, limited range of motion and  a modest dependence on pharmaceutical medications just to keep them moving.  Their problems are very similar to ours, as humans. We have choices when it comes to health care for our pets and options which may provide a higher level of quality of life.  All we have to do is understand the process and see the possibilities. (more…)

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