Special Offer For Arthritic Pets

Arthritis affects 80% of dogs over the age of 8 years old and 20% of dogs of any age. There are probably a similar number of cats affected but less research has been done into these. Arthritis is a painful degenerative disease of the joints and causes pain and stiffness. Humans are not very good at picking up on signs of chronic pain in animals. Signs that your pet may be suffering from arthritis include: slower getting up or lying down slowing down on walks or getting tired quicker slipping or stumbling when walking not jumping up as much as before thinking more about jumping onto or off furniture reluctance… Read More

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Be aware of arthritis

Today is Arthritis Awareness Day.  Many of our pets suffer from arthritis, particularly if they are over the age of 8 years.  Arthritis is a degenerative condition of the joints, caused by wear-and-tear but it may be aggravated by previous injury to the joint or badly formed joints (e.g. hip dysplasia). Please follow and like us:

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Obesity causes more problems than previously thought

It has long been known that obesity causes or aggravates many problems in both animals and humans, however recent research has shown that, in cats, the effects of being overweight are more than previously thought. Please follow and like us:

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