Does osteoarthritis affect my dog’s daily life?

When your dog suffers from joint pain, their daily life with their loved ones is also impacted. They may struggle with certain movements and their mood may be low and fluctuate depending on their pain or discomfort. Fortunately, solutions exist and, as their owner, you are the no. 1 person who can help manage their pain. How? By evaluating the progression and impact of the disease on your pet’s daily life using the assessment grid below.

This grid will help you evaluate the intensity of your dog’s pain and its impact on their mobility and behavior on a scale of 0 to 10. We recommend using this grid on a regular basis to assess the progression of your dog’s joint discomfort and mobility problems over time.