“Most canine osteoarthritis is diagnosed as the result of a regular veterinary checkup when the owner makes an ‘off-the-cuff’ comment.” So says a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation in Editor Susan Chaney’s latest interview. Although the disease that affects one in five adult dogs has no known cure, the long-term chronic condition can be managed through several treatment options. Learn about the therapies available that can provide comfort to aging dogs.
DFR Blogger Kayla Bertagnolli is in Thailand where she’s been getting to know about the country’s exciting dog scene. Kayla’s discovered that fanciers here are devoted dogs lovers who are eager to connect with the rest of the dog world. Meet a Beagle from the states who’s raising her own Thai family, and find out how temperature extremes can impact puppy rearing.
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