Hip Dysplasia Blog Posts

My Toddler's First Steps - At 22 Months

You may recall me mentioning that Aria still wasn't walking at twenty months and was undergoing tests for suspected hip problems, possibly hip dysplasia. Fast forward two months and we have had A LOT of progress! First and most important things first...
by A Slice of My Life Wales on Dec 20, 2016

Ralph Has Dysplasia

As many long time followers of this blog know, I bought a six week old beagle about two weeks after I started this blog in April of 2008. Ralph will be 7 years old next month.  I always keep a close eye on Ralph, particularly since his great escape...
by David's Musings on Feb 16, 2015

My Dog- Prayers Really Do Work!

The Last time I posted my dog wasn’t doing too well and I was thinking I was going to have to put her down, so I asked everyone for prayers. Well, I have an update for you. The prayers are […]...
by Without A Label on Aug 5, 2012

My Dog- Prayers Really Do Work!

The Last time I posted my dog wasn’t doing too well and I was thinking I was going to have to put her down, so I asked everyone for prayers. Well, I have an update for you. The prayers are working! Harley is doing so much better and dad has sai...
by Without A Label on Aug 5, 2012

My Dog- Prayers Really Do Work!

The Last time I posted my dog wasn’t doing too well and I was thinking I was going to have to put her down, so I asked everyone for prayers. Well, I have an update for you. The prayers are working! Harley is doing so much better and dad has sai...
by Without A Label on Aug 5, 2012

It's a twisted world

        Hip dysplasia is a congenital disorder characterized by abnormal position of the bones at hip joint. Unfortunately, the exact causes of hip dysplasia are not known so it can not be prevented. May be unilateral, especially...
by The Seaman Mom on Jul 12, 2012

Doberman Health: Hips and Elbows

In my "Picking a Breeder" page (you'll see it up top there), I state that you want to look for a breeder who has gone through either OFA or Penn Hip for their dogs. Hip dysplasia and elbow dysplasia are crippling and painful conditions...
by The Elka Almanac on Jul 12, 2012

To Breed or not To Breed

The dog overpopulation problem in this country is staggering. Thousands of young, healthy dogs are euthanized each year because thousands of people are breeding dogs indiscriminately. There are simply not enough homes for all the dogs that are born.

Hip Problems with Your Dog? Try HipHug

HipHug (patented) will help your old dog with hip problems by relieving some of the pain.
by Pet Peeves on Sep 28, 2011
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