Recognizing the common signs of pain in dogs and cats can help you promote their quality of life throughout the aging process.
As our pets age, it is common for them to develop some degree of musculoskeletal pain. One in four dogs in the United States have been diagnosed with arthritis. It can be difficult for pet parents to identify pain in their animals due to the stoic nature of pets. Many times pain is not detected until it becomes extreme enough to alter the animal’s gait. In this blog we will discuss how to identify signs of pain in your pet,