Our dog’s are our best friends and family, you know when they're just not themselves (just like any other member of your family). Some early signs of arthritis are easy to spot, others not so much. If you feel something isn't quite right, it’s important to keep an eye on symptoms, taking note of their severity and how long they last. If you find your dog is suddenly limping, it could just be they’ve over exerted themselves recently during playtime and need to take it easy for a few days.
However, if symptoms such as limping and the ones listed below last a little longer, you could be looking at the early signs of arthritis or other joint conditions.
So, let's take a look at some of the early common signs of arthritis.