Post-FHO Homework Suggestions for Dogs (Hip Surgery)

Femoral Head Ostectomy/Removing the Ball off the Femur at the Hip Joint First and foremost: pay attention to the discharge instructions your veterinarian has given you. During this surgery, there was cutting of muscle and other tissue that will require care and time to heal. You do not need to wrestle with your dog in order …

Post-FHO Homework Suggestions for Cats (Cut Femur Head)

Homework Suggestions After Cat FHO, Femoral Head Ostectomy (Removing the Ball off the Femur at the Hip Joint) First and Foremost – Pay attention to the discharge instructions your veterinarian has given you. Really try to follow them. These instructions usually include keeping your cat as subdued, quiet, and inactive as possible for at least …

Border Collie-Golden Lameness After FHO in Mexico

Hi Deborah, I came across your website after doing some research and I was hoping you could help me. I have a Border Collie-Golden mix, he is medium sized. He had FHO surgery on New Years and the discharge instructions from the vet were no heavy running but just to let him be himself, no …