Covering the most common joint disease in dogs, including osteoarthritis, this handbook explains treatment options, including nutrition and weight management, exercise, physical therapy, medications and other supplements, surgical interventions, and alternative therapies (acupuncture, chiropractic, and herbal medicine).Swimming helps increase flexibility and strength, making it a perfect activity for a dog with osteoarthritis. Keep a few precautions in mind ... Walking slowly up hills will help your dog build muscle strength. When you take your dog for a walk, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Pet Lover's Guide to Canine Arthritis & Joint Problems|
|Author||:||Kurt Schulz, Brian Beale, Ian Holsworth|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2005|