Caring for a Three Legged Dog or Cat
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6 February 2020
25 April 2007
Welcome! The best medication mix is the one prescribed by a vet who practices in accordance with the current pain management standards. And what works for one dog, may not be approproriate for another. So it is best to consult with your vet, or seek another professional opinion.
FYI: Many vets agree that Tramadol does not perform as well as they once thought. Most also agree that Gabapentin works wonders, when dosed correctly. Find many helpful pain management articles, podcast episodes, and video interviews with leading pet pain experts in the Tripawds News series of blog posts tagged: pain management
You will find helpful tips for identifying and treating post-op pain, and deciphering common pain symptoms often overlooked:
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