As a pet owner, noticing your pet limp can be alarming.
Lameness in Pets
The causes of limping and lameness vary from animal to animal. One or more legs may be affected, and limping could be constant or subside at times. After a change in physical activity, the limp may get better or worse. It could even worsen at certain times of day. Some common signs that your pet is experiencing an orthopedic issue include:
It’s important to know it can be alarming to realize your pet is favoring a leg. We always aim to identify the underlying cause of your pet’s limp and recommend the best course of treatment in order to reduce any discomfort your pet might be feeling.
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Schedule Your Pet’s Orthopedic Appointment in Sarasota
If you’ve observed your pet limping suddenly or you notice a difference in the way your pet walks, reach out to us today to schedule an appointment for pet orthopedics in Sarasota.