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Joint Health in Dogs

CE Event Information

  • Description:
    Learn about our current understanding of how and why joints change in dogs as they age; the effects of early spay/neuter on development; pain management; exercise and nutritional considerations; and prevention strategies.

    Effectively communicating information to clients whose pets suffer from joint problems is critical to the successful management of their disease.
    In this presentation you will learn some helpful ways for communicating important information to clients regarding joint problems and joint health in dogs.

    Registration compliments of the AKC Canine Health Foundation.
  • Sponsor: AKC Canine Health Foundation
  • Presenter(s): James L. Cook, DVM, PhD, DACVS, ACVSMR


Featured Publications


The following journal articles or textbook chapters have been selected as Supplements to this event. You can elect to purchase them as part of a discounted seminar package fee.
Prepaid CE Subscribers will be assessed a supplement fee for articles purchased.

  • Hip and Sacroiliac Disease: Selected Disorders and Their Management with Physical Therapy

    Topics in Companion Animal Medicine - Nov 2007, Vol 22(4), pp 183-194. Authors: Laurie Edge-Hughes, BScPT, MAnSt(Animal Physio), CAFCI, CCRT...  more
  • Therapeutic Exercises: Joint Motion, Strengthening, Endurance, and Speed Exercises

    Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy (Second Edition), 2014, Chapter 30, Pages 506-525. Authors: Darryl L. Millis, Marti Drum, David L...  more
  • Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation in Dogs

    Handbook of Veterinary Pain Management (Third Edition), 2015, Chapter 19, Pages 383-421. Author: Darryl L. Millis
    Member fee: $7.95 - Login...  more
  • Common Orthopedic Conditions and Their Physical Rehabilitation

    Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy (Second Edition), 2014, Chapter 32, Pages 543-581. Authors: Jacqueline R. Davidson, Sharon Kerwin...  more
  • Tissue Healing: Tendons, Ligaments, Bone, Muscles, and Cartilage

    Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy (Second Edition), 2014, Pages 79-91. Authors: Andrea Henderson, Darryl Millis.
    Member fee: $5.95 ...  more