Editor Susan Chaney interviews a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons to learn about a serious shoulder injury that affects canine athletes. A front limp could signal that a particular tendon has been torn, requiring specialized treatment followed by very limited activity. Discover how an accurate diagnosis and early care are critical for a dog’s chance for recovery.
Many dog show exhibitors crisscross the U.S. while traveling with their dogs, and most have a story or two they like to share. Contributing writer Deb Eldredge, D.V.M., has learned a few things about life on the open road, and today she’s letting readers in on some of her observations about rest stops. Find out where rattlesnakes greet the visitors and where free biscuits are available for the dogs.
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