Elbow dysplasia is an abnormal development of the elbow joints in dogs, usually in large purebred breeds such as Labrador retrievers, Bernese mountain dogs, German shepherds, golden retrievers, Rottweilers, St. Bernards and Newfoundlands.
Giving your cat medication, whether oral or liquid, can be quite the challenge, to put it mildly. Being restrained with mouth forced open and noxious substances forced down the throat are not in your cat’s to-do list for the day.
Bone cancer is fortunately a rare occurrence in dogs. However, when it does it occur, the problem is serious because by the time a dog owner notices any limping or swelling, the cancer has progressed and spread, usually to the lungs.
Pets who live indoors, particularly cats, will live a longer and safer life if they spend all their time indoors. Training cats to be indoor pets from the very beginning tends to work best, since the cats never have the experience of being outside.