Joint Disease Similarities Between People & Pets

November 1, 2017

Mike Conzemius, DVM, PhD, DACVS, professor of veterinary clinical sciences at the University of Minnesota, says there are many similarities between some joint diseases in cats, dogs, and people.

Mike Conzemius, DVM, PhD, DACVS, professor of veterinary clinical sciences at the University of Minnesota, says there are many similarities between some joint diseases in cats, dogs, and people. Osteochondrosis, hip dysplasia, and end-stage osteoarthritis are just a few diseases that show enormous similarities between people and dogs.

Now the questions is, how do we solve these problems?