Osteoarthritis is a degenerative condition that affects the joints in your dog’s body. It happens when the cartilage in those joints wears away over time, leaving bone rubbing against bone. It can be caused by injury or age, but it’s most commonly found in older dogs and breeds with hip dysplasia.

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Dr. Drake is an award-winning author and well-known cancer specialist in her field. She is best known for her extensive research on canine cancer prevention and nutrition, her dedication to help dogs live a long, happy life, and for teaching veterinary medicine. As the CEO of Canine Companions Co., the Founder of Drake Dog Cancer Foundation and Academy, and the Co-Founder of Preferable Pups, in addition to being a respected figure in the dog world, she has earned the respect of thousands of dog lovers worldwide.