Step-in Harnesses are useful where traditional neck collars would cause unnecessary pain to your dog.
Raised Food Bowls
Raised food bowls are effective in reducing discomfort when eating for SM/CM dogs.
Frequently Used Medicines
These are a few of the drugs commonly used for SM. You very often have to tweak medication for SM dogs, initially to find what suits them, and later to keep up with changes in their condition.
- Gabapentin for pain prevention
- Lyrica / Pregabalin for pain prevention
- Troxocil for blocking pain (one per month)
- Cimetidine / Zitac / Tagamet for reducing CSF
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