Understanding Canine Hip Dysplasia and it’s Prevention

Canine hip dysplasia is a pretty common orthopedic condition that affects dogs, particularly larger and giant breeds. It involves abnormal development of the hip joint, leading to a loose and unstable connection between the hip joint’s ball and socket joint. This instability can cause gradual wear and tear of the cartilage, leading to arthritis and … Read more

Canine Hip Dysplasia: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, & Prognosis

Often misunderstood as a dislocation, Dysplasia actually refers to a group of developmental abnormalities that affects the skeletal system. Dysplasia and dislocations both affect the joints and cause mobility issues, but they aren’t the same thing. A dislocation happens when a bone is shifted out of its normal position whereas dysplasia involves the improper formation, … Read more