Caring for an older Dog

An older greyhound

Old age in dogs has its challenges as it does in humans. We see numerous older dogs who are beginning to suffer from joint stiffness. Canine osteopathy can be very helpful in these cases

For more general tips regarding the care of ageing dogs do have a look at this article, full of common sense and helpful tips. Not everyone knows, for example, that older dogs are less able to regulate their body temperature and so greater care is needed in keeping them warm in winter and cool in the hotter summer months.

If your dog is showing signs of stiffness in his or her limbs, or giving evidence of joint pain, do get in contact, we may be able to help.

Mandy Fischer