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Intervertebral disk herniation or slipped disk

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Intervertebral disk herniation or slipped disk

A slipped disk (also known as intervertebral disk herniation) is the most common cause of paralysis in dogs. Cats are much less often affected.

What is the intervertebral disk?

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Why does a disk slip?

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How would I know if my pet has a slipped disk?

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How do I know how severe is the slipped disk?

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How will my veterinarian know what is wrong with my pet?

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Will my pet need an operation?

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How can an operation help my pet?

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Will my pet recover without surgery?

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