No need to reinvent the wheel with at-home nursing care during a disc episode.
Expressing for paralyzed dogs
Neck disc pain
Extra things to do at home to help with cervical (neck) pain
Laser & Acupuncture
Check out the Dodgerslist Care and Support Forum. Ask specific questions about your dog. Learn tips in making the post-op or during conservative treatment rest period go smoother.
STRICT REST procedure and tips
Disc healing strict rest is a “recovery suite” with room service!
Surgery —Active PT as soon as the surgeon directs.
Conservative treatment for paralyzed legs
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