If your veterinarian has talked to you about hip dysplasia or arthritis in your dog’s hips, you may have heard about “Total Hip Replacement” or THR. While this can sound scary, it’s a common and highly successful surgical treatment that we perform often at Animal Surgical & Orthopedic Center.
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Pet fractures can be scary, and it’s important to make sure they’re taken care of quickly. Often fractures require surgery to allow the bones of your pet to heal correctly and to limit future lameness.
The most common questions we get regarding fractures are around expectations and timeline. In this blog, we aim to... Read More
We know that one of the most important factors when evaluating surgical treatments for your pet is how quickly they will recover and can get back to “normal” again. In this blog, we’ll cover one of the most common minimally invasive techniques for treating elbow dysplasia in dogs: Elbow Arthroscopy.
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If your veterinarian has recommended a TPLO (Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy) surgery for your dog, or you are researching it as an option, you probably have a few questions. This blog post addresses the top questions we get asked from dog owners about TPLO. In this article, we’ll walk through the process for what... Read More
As we begin to re-open, more and more pet parents are noticing anxiety in their dogs when they are left alone, particularly after being home together for an extended time. Separation anxiety is one of the most common forms of anxiety in dogs – especially in breeds that are commonly working dogs and like to have their... Read More