The loss of sensation in the rear legs, or rear limb paralysis is the absence of feeling in the rear legs of a pet. This pet health condition in dogs and cats that can occur for a variety of reasons. However, the most common reason that pets may experience loss of sensation in the rear legs is a trauma due to accidents or falls. Other things that can cause rear limb paralysis in dogs and cats include degenerative diseases, neurological problems, tick paralysis and fibrocartilaginous embolism.
Loss of Sensation in the Rear Legs Affects