To brace or not to brace? If your beloved dog has an ACL/CCL injury, a dog ACL brace may seem like the obvious answer. But is it? Integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby lays out definitive information about the dog ACL brace and whether it’s a preferable option over other treatment methods. If you want the facts, the pros/cons, and a vet’s point of view, this editorial is a must-read.
SUMMARY: A torn ACL in dogs. It’s a common condition, but that doesn’t make it less scary when it’s your dog who is limping. In this ultimate guide, integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby shares tips, information, X-rays, and even a video on diagnosing an ACL tear. By chronicling the story of Bailey, a Labrador Retriever […]
Is your dog afraid of hardwood floors? Dogs who are slipping on smooth surfaces live in fear. So much so, that the dogs’ fear of walking from point A to point B in their homes can affect the way they interact with their families.
If this is true for your dog, let’s dig deeper to understand how a dog’s fear of hardwood floors changes daily routines, lowers confidence, takes a toll on the dog’s body, and clearly impacts quality of life. Most importantly, let’s discuss five solutions that may help your dog.