Bella, 5 yo Lab With Hip Dysplasia, No Surgery

Hi Deborah, We were referred to you by Dr. Mxxx.  He believes you can help us with Bella, our 5 year old blonde lab who was diagnosed with Hip Dysplasia 2 years ago.  Since then, she has consistently been on Rimadyl. We visited Dr. X (a vet surgeon) and discussed surgery options.  At that time …

Zoe, Great Dane Hip Surgery; Setbacks, Exercise

Hi Deborah – Hoping you can give me some exercise and muscle building tips for our great dane Zoe. After her hip surgery to repair the right side femoral subluxation about 9 wks ago, she had a few setbacks, not able to tolerate many meds and attacked by a large dog which we think caused …

18 Month-Old Lab/Weimer With Dysplasia, Luxating Patellas, Torn CCL/ACL

From Leslie T: We have an 18 month old lab/weimer shelter rescue. We found out around Thanksgiving that he has hip dysplasia, luxating patellas and on Jan 2, he tore his ACL in his right leg. We’ve been restricting his activity, he’s on meloxicam daily, dasuquin, and I give him Exclusive senior dog food that …

Hip Dysplasia Referral – Lameness, Limping, and Pain

Hip Dysplasia Referral – Hi Deborah, We were referred to you by Dr. Matthews (KAH).  He believes you can help us with Bella, our 5 year old blonde lab who was diagnosed with Hip Dysplasia 2 years ago. Since then, she has consistently been on Rimadyl. We visited Dr. X (a vet surgeon) and discussed …