Posts made in January, 2013

January Pet of the Month

Posted by on Jan 20, 2013 in Pet of the Month | Comments Off on January Pet of the Month

Tessa, a Rottweiler mix, first came to see us at Rock Bridge Animal Hospital in July of 2012 when she was only 8 weeks old.  She was rescued from the side of the road only a couple days before and in need of a little TLC that the Reyneke family was able to provide for her. Tessa presented to Rock Bridge Animal Hospital on November 26th for severe limping on her left hind leg after getting stuck in the foot board of the bed while playing. Radiographs were taken of the leg and a fracture of her femur was discovered. This type of fracture is called a Salter Harris Fracture, which is basically a...

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