Older dogs are very prone to developing arthritis. It is really a shame that large dogs develop ailments and our prematurely put down do to a poor quality of life. Arthritis in dogs is very much similar to arthritis in humans. It is a degenerative disease that causes stiffness in the joints and muscles. The disease is very common in older dogs because the joints sustain wear and tear with continued use. The pain associated with this condition can be very intense for some dogs.
However, dog arthritis is not limited to older dogs. Younger dogs can acquire this disease as well. Some of the causes of arthritis in young dogs are injuries and accidents. If your dog has sustained severe damage in its legs during its younger years, it is very possible that the condition will lead into arthritis later on in its life. Certain infections or diseases may give rise to dog arthritis as well. A condition called canine hip dysplasia is one disease that may leave your dog crippled with arthritis.
Most large dog beds do not provide the correct support or orthopedic relief. BuddyRest memory foam beds for large dogs is proven to help your animal regardless of age. By providing a good support that eliminates pressure points this reduces painful wear and tear on your animals joints.
There are different types of arthritis. However, the most common one is osteoarthritis. This is the type of arthritis associated with the normal jagging of cartilages due to overuse. All dogs in their senior years will go through these stages. Expect them to have problems with their vision and their sense of hearing, as well as with their joints.
BuddyRest memory foam dog beds work the same way memory foam does for humans. It conforms to your animals body taking the painful pressure points away. Many people spend thousands of dollars each year in pain medications literally drugging their pets on a regular basis. Medication for canine arthritis can also have many side effects such as stomach tearing, and ulcerations.
The key is to make your animal as comfortable as possible. By providing a high quality orthopedic memory foam dog bed you can improve the quality of life for your animal as well as decrease joint stiffness.
Most dog beds do not provide the correct support or orthopedic relief. BuddyRest memory foam is proven to help your animal regardless of age. By providing the best science of support at an early age, you can help prevent joint issues as your doggie gets older. If you dog is already showing signs of aging, BuddyRest beds provide pain relief and can help with the symptoms of canine arthritis. BuddyRest dog beds are for all dogs of all sizes and ages!