Common Dog Bone Disorders and How to Prevent It

Common Dog Bone Disorders and How to Prevent It
There are a variety of bone diseases that can affect our dogs, but each presents with similar symptoms like limping and being in pain. It is important that we, as pet owners recognize these signs and seek treatment immediately.
 
Dogs are prone to many diseases and the most common are those that affect their skeletal system. If your dog is limping or is favoring a particular leg, chances are your dog has joint or bone disease. There are several causes but the most common is age-related.
 
There are many causes to the lameness or limping of your dogs. Majority of the causes can be resolved without the need for medical or surgical intervention. But, there are cases where it is serious and should seek the advice of a veterinary immediately. If not, it could result in permanent lameness or even debilitating arthritis. Large breed dogs are affected by these bone diseases.
 

Bone diseases common in young dogs