Pain Management

Pets are masters at hiding their signs of pain. They can do this so well in fact that many pet owners are unaware of how painful their pets truly are. Pets can become suddenly painful (acute) as occurs with an injury or infection, or can be constantly painful (chronic) from long standing conditions such as arthritis or tumors. This can affect pets at any age, although older pets (as with older people) are more likely to experience chronic pain. The first step in treating pain in pets is recognizing that it exists. Once this is done, various modalities or therapy may be used to give relief, such as:

To make sure your pet is pain free, schedule a pain assessment today 570-839-8116