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Chondroitin – Dog Hip & Joint Disease

For dogs to stay active and mobile they need to have healthy joints, just like us. We aren’t the only mammal that suffers from conditions such as osteoarthritis and other joint related diseases. Our canine companions are also very vulnerable to joint degradation, especially larger breeds that tend to carry more weight. While joint problems…

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Hip Dysplasia: Large Dogs & Treatment Help

Common Signs & Symptoms                                                                        Stiff or slow when getting up and down Reluctance to climb stairs, run or jump Swelling around the joints Changes in muscle mass Limping Favoring a leg by holding it off the ground frequently Common Causes of Hip and Joint Problems Hip Dysplasia in Large Breed Dogs Poorly developed pelvic…

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