What is a dog mobility issue?

Although a mobility condition is seen more often in older dogs, younger dogs may also be affected; as dog’s develop mobility issues for a number of reasons. This could be due to physical trauma, birth defects or neurological damage. If your dog is showing any signs of difficulty moving, then it is important that they are seen by a veterinarian. The underlying cause of the mobility problem will very much determine the appropriate treatment method. Mobility can be an issue for dogs due to injury, age or birth defect, so treatments may include medications, dietary supplements, therapeutic tools, holistic solutions and in some cases, surgery.