What Are Symptoms Of Arthritis In Dogs Back Legs?


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Inflammation of the joints is called arthritis. In dogs, arthritis can be due to many reasons. There are many types of arthritis that can affect dogs like

   1. Osteoarthritis
   2. Immune mediated arthritis
   3. Infective arthritis
   4. Arthritis of unknown cause

Some of the common causes of arthritis in dogs are given below but final diagnosis is made by vets after many laboratory and radiological tests.

   1. Traumatic injury
   2. Over weight
   3. Bone developmental disorder
   4. Aging

Symptoms of arthritis in dogs are

   1. Lack of interest in walk
   2. Reluctant to climb stair
   3. Lameness in one or more limbs
   4. Swelling in joints
   5. Pain in joints
   6. Joint stiffness in morning
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I have a Pomeranian she can't get up and walk, I have to pick her up and carry her.  When I Take her out side to the bathroom, she will manage to stand long enough to go to the bathroom, and when she starts to walk she wobbles from side to side.she won't walk around the house, she will bark and I will have to physically have to pick her up and move her room to room. She worries me I don,t want to loose her. Please tell me what might be wrong, and what I should do!  From debbie Laurel del

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