Helping Your Dog Walk Pain-Free Again

Lameness in dogs can be caused by a variety of factors, from injuries to underlying medical conditions. At The Whole Horse, we can help diagnose the cause of your dog’s lameness and develop a treatment plan to get them back on their feet.

  • Symptoms of Lameness:
    • Difficulty walking or running
    • Limping or favoring one leg
    • Crying out in pain
    • Swelling or redness around the leg
  • Causes of Lameness:
    • Injuries (sprains, strains, fractures)
    • Arthritis
    • Hip dysplasia
    • Neurological disorders
    • And more
  • Diagnosis and Treatment:
    • Our veterinarians will perform a thorough physical examination and may recommend additional tests, such as x-rays or bloodwork, to determine the cause of your dog’s lameness.
    • Treatment options will vary depending on the underlying cause and may include:
      • Rest and pain medication
      • Physical therapy
      • Surgery

Don’t Let Lameness Slow Your Dog Down!

If you notice your dog limping or having difficulty walking, contact The Whole Horse today to schedule an appointment. Early diagnosis and treatment can help prevent further complications and get your dog back to enjoying an active life.