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  1. Health & Nutrition
    Hi I am wondering if there are any acceptable medications, or supplements either over the counter or prescription that can help with Elbow dysplasia. We got Slim last year, who is a bully mix from the local animal control. He's probably got some mastiff or some other large breed in him because...
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    Hi I posted awhile back after my 11 month old pittie was diagnosed with mild hip dysplasia, beginning tears in both acls and more severe elbow dysplasia.She continued to become chronically lame and had to be put on pain meds daily even with all her supplements.we opted for surgery.She just...
  3. Health & Nutrition
    Hi guys I'm new and have two dogs.one three yr old pit mix and a 10 month old pit.my 10 month old sierra has had issues with her elbow since she was 6 months old.we met with a surgeon today and not only is her elbow an issue but he thinks her hip is an issue too.both elbow and hip on her right...
  4. Health & Nutrition
    My 19 month old female pit has a slight tear in her left ACL (which the vet says she can see is healing and to keep doing what I am doing) and VERY MILD hip dysplasia in her right hip. She said it is SUPER mild and to not be concerned with it now. It could cause her to have arthritis later in...
  5. Health & Nutrition
    My 8 month old puppy was recently diagnosed with CHD, and we're currently looking at treatment options to prevent arthritis and keep him comfortable and mobile as he grows up. We're considering using Adequan canine as a preventative measure... he doesn't have osteoarthritis yet (at least not as...
  6. Health & Nutrition
    Hi Everyone, As many of you know, I recently adopted Penny from a shelter. She is a couple of years old and was in good health when I picked her up. Luckily, she has adapted very well to her new surroundings and has fit in with our family like a charm. I am a bit worried now, however. She has...
  7. Health & Nutrition
    Ester-C: Miracle Cure for Hip Dysplasia???
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    My aunt Khris owned two English Bulldogs before her divorce a year ago. After her seperation she was left with both dogs, but had to move into an apartment which was on the second floor. She rehomed her eldest bulldog Mable with my grandmother because Mable was having a hard time with the...
  9. Health & Nutrition
    I think my pup Smokey may have hip dysplasia. I noticed yesterday that when he runs, his back legs stay kind of close together and hops like a bunny. He's 4 months old, and was wondering if anyone could let me know what they think about it and/or if I'm being paranoid, here's a video clip. I'll...
  10. Health & Nutrition
    Vets are using this dog's own stem cells to treat Hip Dysplasia Here is the article. I found it interesting http://www.abcnews.go.com/Health/Story?id=4109559&page=1
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