On Saturday the clinic was very busy. We had our scheduled appointments along with two emergencies. Those two emergencies were limping dogs, which ended up being anterior cruciate ligament ruptures or cranial cruciate ligament ruptures.
The first dog I had seen before with the same limp unfortunately now it had gotten worse. My initial visit with [...]
Three of the most common injuries in a performance dog are Cranial Cruciate Rupture (blown knee), Supraspinatus/Infraspinatus Strains (shoulder muscle strain), and the Psoas group muscle strain. As an animal chiropractor I see a lot of Psoas muscle injuries; lets talk about how to prevent this from occurring.
First the psoas muscle group are deep stomach [...]