Limber Tail Syndrome In Dogs

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Years ago while working in a small animal veterinary practice in Ohio, I saw my first case of Limber Tail Syndrome in a big, handsome, yellow Labrador Retriever. Being a Lab (which of course made him, by nature, perpetually happy), this poor dog was desperately trying to wag his tail, but it was hanging defiantly, limp and lifeless at an odd angle between his back legs.The veterinarian I worked with at the time referred to it as “Dead Tail”, which I thought sounded rather alarming. As did … [Continue reading]