Bones That Fracture Easily

Bones That Fracture Easily

Bones that are more brittle or susceptible to breaking than usual. The most commonly broken bones are the: pelvis, skull, jaw, spine, and femur. Bones in cats and dogs don't break without a reason, usually a trauma or a fall causes the bones to break. In case of a broken bone, always consult a veterinarian immediately. Do not try to re-set a fracture.

How to Recognize

If you seem to always be taking your pet to the vet for broken bones, your pet may have bones that fracture more easily than most.

Causes of Bones That Fracture Easily

A broken bone is usually the result of trauma. Smaller breeds tend to break bones more easily.

Treatment for Bones That Fracture Easily

Veterinarians will give your pet an anesthetic and then will re-set the bone.

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When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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