At Animal 911 Hospital, we perform different types of surgeries and offer rehabilitation treatments to help pets in their recovery. If you observe that your pet has trouble moving easily, or is moving in different ways than usual, you should think about booking an appointment with our team. We will be able to properly diagnose and treat your pet with orthopedic issues.
What are some signs that pets have an orthopedic problem?
You will see below a list of some key symptoms that you should watch for related to your pet’s orthopedic health:
- Decreased range of motion
- Difficulty getting up and lying down
- Reduced range of motion
- Reluctance to go upstairs, run or jump
What are some common orthopedic conditions in dogs and cats?
Depending on your pet’s health, breed and age, some may be more vulnerable to some types of injuries or conditions. Below are some of the most common:
- Broken/fractured bones
- Disc disease
- Hip dysplasia
- Hypertrophic osteopathy
- Torn ligaments