Orthopedics

VMX 2020—Pet weight loss and mobility: tips from the pros

Pet obesity is, unfortunately, still making news. But Banfield Pet Hospital is hoping to make progress in the fight against pet overweight and obesity with its 2020 VET Report.

Not one good leg to stand on ... literally

What a bear of a dog taught this veterinary technician about bad luck, teamwork and the strength of the human-animal bond.

Canine OA: advanced diagnostics and alternative therapies

The latest on diagnosing and managing a chronic, painful and potentially debilitating condition that affects an estimated 25% of your canine veterinary patients.

Crate expectations: Realistic strategies for postoperative confinement

When your veterinary patient requires crate rest to heal from surgery or injury, make sure to educate owners about the challengesand be ready with strategies to make the process manageable for both pet and people.

Zoetis hints at new monoclonal antibody for osteoarthritis pain

Activities at the WSAVA Conference in Toronto focused on the role of nerve growth factor in pain pathway for dogs and cats.

Human surgeons operating on dogs: When good intentions aren't enough

His heart may have been in the right place, but an Atlanta orthopedic surgeon has voluntarily shut down his nonprofit organization after backlash from area veterinarians.