Canine Hypertrophic Osteodystrophy (HOD) Information

Hypertrophic osteodystrophy (HOD) Description:

Hypertrophic osteodystrophy or HOD is a bone growth plate inflammation during periods of rapid growth in large breeds, which causes lameness.

Dog Breeds Prone to Hypertrophic osteodystrophy (HOD):


Great DaneKuvasz