A Tear in the Knee

It can occur gradually and finally end up causing great pain.

Perhaps you have heard of athletes who tore their ACL — the acronym for a ligament in the knee called the anterior cruciate ligament. Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn and NFL quarterback Tom Brady are two examples. Dogs can suffer the same injury, except in our canine friends the ligament is called the CCL, for cranial […]
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