of CCL Injury
All aspects of conservative therapy are important tenants of care in pets with CCL injury. Each aspect of non-surgical methods are recommended for each pet with CCL injury whether or not surgery is performed.
The decision to pursue surgery is best decided by you and your veterinarian and should take in account patient size, activity, concurrent medical conditions and quality of life.
Surgery is the treatment of choice to provide stability in the joint. Studies have shown that surgical repair for CCL injuries leads to full function in the leg faster than other conservative methods. The decision to pursue surgery is best decided by you and your veterinarian.