Hip Dysplasia

Articles about Hip Dysplasia

Effects of Restricted Feeding on Radiographic and Histopathologic Hip Phenotype: A Life Long Study in Labrador Retrievers 11 July 2015

Canine hip dysplasia (CHD) is a highly prevalent, genetic, osteoarthritic disease that causes variable degrees of pain and disability throughout a dog's life.

Not Just a Pain in the Neck... and Back... and Joints 11 July 2015
by Leslie Crane Rugg

The mechanics of arthritis are no mystery. Ongoing wear and tear causes cartilage to deteriorate, and lubricating fluid to dry up, leaving hones to rub (in mild cases) or grind (in severe cases).

Questions and Answers about PennHIP 24 July 2015
by Information provided by ICG, International Canine Genetics, Inc

Canine Hip Dysplasia (CHD) is the most common, heritable orthopedic problem seen in dogs. It affects virtually all breeds of dogs but is especially problematic in large and giant breeds

Recent Research in Hip Dysplasia 24 July 2015
by Information provided by The Orthopedic Foundation For Animals, Inc.

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The AKC announced a deal with with Petland to register puppy mill puppies sold through Petland. Because of an enormous outcry of the public, the deal was canceled.