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Common Symptoms of Hip Dysplasia in Dogs

While it mostly affects larger breeds, hip dysplasia in dogs can cause painful and debilitating symptoms in canines of all ages and sizes. Pets with this condition will typically have a very narrow stance, as they stand with their back legs very close together. Symptoms are more commonly seen in older dogs, since they will have decreased muscle mass, causing the dysplasia to become obvious. If you think your canine is suffering from this condition, call your Tampa veterinarian immediately for a consultation! Hip dysplasia in dogs will present symptoms including: Difficulty standing up Changing weight from one leg to the other [...]

By | 2017-11-07T16:54:49+00:00 January 23rd, 2015|Canine Orthopedics, Canine Rehabilitation, Senior Dogs|