A. specific diets can help to lessen the impact of osteoarthritis on joints and would be strongly recommended in this case (hills j/d); pain relief will also be required in order to make your pet comfortable. A veterinary physiotherapist can assess and advise specifically on joint supports, braces and exercises to strengthen core muscles and maintain mobility. Avoid slippery and hard surfaces and provide a warm, padded bed which is not to deep so as to hinder attempts to stand
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