Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury is a very common orthopedic problem in dogs. Sooner or later, most dog owners will encounter this issue. A torn cruciate can be a painful and debilitating injury for dogs and humans alike. Learn more about anterior cruciate ligament injuries in dogs.
The ACL is also called the Cranial Cruciate Ligament (CCL). A tear or rupture of the ACL/CCL is the number one orthopedic issue in dogs. Surgical repair of torn ACLs is a multi-billion dollar industry in veterinary practices in North America. 30% of do