Our 40 pound terrier mix injured her ACL yesterday and is badly limping. The vet's advice is ambiguous. I'd like to hear from people whose dogs have had ACL injuries, or people who know more about it than I do. [more inside]
Fractured metatarsals in dogs. My dog has broken three metatarsals in one hind paw - the fractures are straight across in the same line. We've been advised to see an orthopedic vet to discuss surgery vs. splinting. What should we know going into this meeting? Can you suggest good questions to ask? Can this kind of injury be caused by stress, i.e. jumping on a hard surface? [more inside]
Help me devise a way to immobilize my dog's broken tail. Vet says cast is not an option. [more inside]
My dog has a slipped disc in her neck - what should I expect? [more inside]
My daschund dog won't stop doing two dangerous things for its spine: jumping and standing. How to stop it?