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Tag Archives: hip dysplasia
Sam the mixed-breed dog is just 11 months old and was unfortunately diagnosed with hip dysplasia last month. This condition occurs when the hip joint does not develop properly on one or both sides so that the head of the
Storm is a Chocolate Labrador Retriever who was enrolled with Trupanion as a puppy. She is now about 11 months old and has been undergoing treatment for hip dysplasia, which was diagnosed when she was just four months old. Storm
Nikki the Akita is about a year-and-a-half old. She was recently diagnosed with bilateral hip dysplasia and needed hip replacement surgery. Hip dysplasia is a condition of the hip joints not fitting properly together that threatens larger breed dogs. It typically requires
10/10 Great Coverage We puchased pet insurance, didn’t thinking we would need it, for our Lab puppy. We also purchased a rider for coverage of hip dysplasia, the most common serious health problem for Labs. I’m so glad we did.
This week’s featured claim is for Maisey Rae the Chocolate Labrador Retriever dog who was diagnosed with hip dysplasia. Maisey is just a year old and began displaying symptoms of the condition a few months ago. Hip dysplasia is a