· Reluctance to walk, jump, or play
· Not keeping up on walks
· Difficulty getting up from a resting position
· Yelping in pain
· Flinching when touched
Dogs and cats can experience joint pain, which is difficult for the pets and their human companions alike. There are many courses of treatment available for joint pain including pain medications, laser therapy, supplements, treats and special foods. Since even a little extra weight can be a large contributor to joint pain, keeping your four legged friend at the proper weight can help ease joint problems.