Dislocating Kneecap, a.k.a. Medial Patellar Luxation

Sometimes we’re presented with a dog that is kicking his leg out in an odd way when running. Sometimes we’ll see a dog that walks normally for the most part, but will occasionally hold up a back leg for a step or two, extend it backward, and then resume normal walking. Both of these scenarios [...]

Case of the Month: Discospondylitis

When it comes to discospondylitis in dogs, there’s not a big body of literature available to aid in the diagnosis and treatment. In this month’s Case Of The Month, we review Dr. Ryan’s Boxer, Bridget, who struggled with discospondylitis in late 2007.

Dr. Ryan Talks Canine Obesity On MY BUDDY BUTCH

I recently had the opportunity to talk with Jeff Marginean, author and host of My Buddy Butch, about the recent survey by Pfizer Animal Health’s Veterinarians Against Canine Obesity and some of the important points associated with identifying, treating and managing the disease of obesity. The interview will air on July 21 & 22 on [...]

Arthritis Therapy: Think Multi-Modal!

Targeting osteoarthritis from multiple angles achieves the greatest success in making painful pets comfortable.

Exercise! Healthy Living for Dogs and Cats

Part of healthy living for our pets means having good exercise. Cuyahoga Falls Veterinary Clinic shares some thoughts about exercise and tips for finding ways to get your pet-friend up and into the game!