Arthritis is all too common in dogs—about 20% of adult dogs, and up to 90% of senior dogs suffer from it. But it doesn’t have to be an inevitable part of aging. When it comes to warding off this menace, there are two essentials: awareness and weight management.
The majority of dogs in the U.S. are overweight or obese, but it's a problem that gets overlooked. Why "a few pounds" can change your dog's life, and what to watch out for.