This is Mia. We’ve known each other since she came bounding in to the clinic twelve years ago and started stealing our soft toys. To see a cute picture of her from those puppy preschool days, go to the Facebook reviews page at https://www.facebook.com/DrAndrewSpanner?sk=reviews where she’s left us a nice comment or two.
These days she still has a go but though she’s a puppy at heart, she’s old and has significant arthritis. However, her quality of life is good. A few weeks ago, her owner noticed Mia being a bit unsteady and wondered if it could be the arthritis treatment. We thought that was unlikely and so did a home visit to check on her. Continue reading “Myth 20: My dog is too old for surgery”