Cranial Cruciate Disease

April 18, 2017

More than 1.2 million dogs every year are reported to have cranial cruciate disease. Amanda Landis-Hanna, DVM, veterinary industry liaison, speaker, and consultant, explains how a lot of things that veterinarians believe about this common disease are not always true.

More than 1.2 million dogs every year are reported to have cranial cruciate disease. Amanda Landis-Hanna, DVM, veterinary industry liaison, speaker, and consultant, explains how a lot of things that veterinarians believe about this common disease are not always true.

She says that more and more cases are reported due to degeneration and obesity instead of immediate trauma, such as tripping or slipping.