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Tag: Cruciate Ligament Surgery

Damaged Cruciate Ligaments

Cruciate ligament injuries are a common orthopedic issue in dogs, affecting their hind limbs. This blog aims to provide a thorough understanding of cruciate ligaments, the causes of injuries, common symptoms, diagnosis, and available treatment options. Cruciate ligaments in dogs play a crucial role in stabilising the knee joint, also known as the stifle joint.…
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Cruciate Ligament Surgery

Cruciate ligament injury is the most common cause of hind limb problems in dogs and sadly around 50% of dogs develop this condition in both back legs. What are cruciate ligaments? There are two ligaments in the knee (the cruciate ligament) that help stabilise the joint when walking. One of these ligaments is prone to…
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