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10/05/2012

How can I tell if we ruined the cruciate repair surgery because of a post-surgery jump?

My Yorkie had surgery to repair a torn cruciate ligament (left extracapsular repair) yesterday. He has been on strict cage rest since then. Just…


ASKED BY Member 1134372 on 10/5/12
TAGGED leg, surgery, cruciate IN Other Health & Wellness
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04/14/2012

Cruciate ligament?

I have a 2 yr old Akita who has just been diagnosed with tearing her cruciate ligament (knee). She's on anti inflammatory for a week. If there's…


ASKED BY Member 1105806 on 4/14/12
TAGGED cruciateligament, knee, akita IN Other Health & Wellness
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Tritan Bear

What can I expect with a dog who is going to have his knee repaired because of the cruciate ligament tear?

Any information is greatly appreciated. I just want to know how much pain will he be in after surgery? What is the recovery period like and anything…


ASKED BY Tritan Bear on 3/12/09
TAGGED kneesurgeryforcruciate IN Other Health & Wellness
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04/02/2008

Our 5 year old boxer needs cruciate ligament replacement. Our vet bill would be $1680. Do I have any other options?

Besides the VET is there anywhere else I can go? I'm going to start calling other vets to compare and see what they can do.


ASKED BY Member 616007 on 4/2/08
TAGGED cruciateligament, surgery IN Health & Wellness
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