August 30th, 2007, 11:59 AM
my name is Rich and my saint bernard blew out his knee yesterday,the vet said because his hips are so bad that it might not be worth it to have the tpol surgery,,,,,I DONT THINK SO ! anyway if anyone can give me some advise for post-op care from this proceedure i would appreciate it.thank you RICH
August 30th, 2007, 12:06 PM
Welcome Rich! I have a dog who has severe dysplasia in both hips and is recuperating from her second TPLO. I would suggest that you post your question in the health forum to maximize the number of answers you will get to your question ~ there are quite a few people here who are or have been in your situation who wouldn't normally check-in at Intro's. Make sure to describe the severity of your dog's dysplasia and pre-ACL rupture mobility.