Arthritis (Osteoarthritis, Degenerative Joint Disease): Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Simply put, arthritis explains the inflammation of the joints. Most common among older pets, the condition can be mildly uncomfortable or painfully debilitating.

The most common type of arthritis is degenerative joint disease, also known as osteoarthritis. It affects roughly 20% of adult dogs in the US, and a whopping 90%…