ACL injuries in dogs are much too common. They are also very expensive to fix. For a primer on ACL injuries, including the early warning signs. then you’ll want to keep on reading further. Has your dog ever suffered an ACL injury? What steps did you take for treatment?
The Journal of American Veterinary Medical Association estimates that more than 1 million dogs in the US undergo CrCL surgery each year and according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons that is about 10 times the number of ACL repairs performed on people . It can cost anywhere from $1500 to $4,000 to repair an CrCL injury in your dog. A seven-year-old Labrador retriever named Maximillian (Max) was playfully fetching a ball in the back yard of his owner’s home when suddenly his athletic stride turned into a painful wobble. As he limped back to his owner, Brenda […]