Rice Creek Animal Hospital

Pet Pain Management at Rice Creek Animal Hospital in Lino Lakes

Pain management has become an important issue in veterinary medicine. Pain management will improve the recovery process, whether from illness, surgery, or injury. Best of all, because it reduces stress and increases a sense of well-being, pain management may even help your furry friend live longer.

Acute Pain Managment

Acute pain comes on suddenly as a result of an injury, surgery, inflammation, or infection. It can be extremely uncomfortable for your pet, and it may limit his or her mobility. The good news is that it’s usually temporary. It generally goes away when the condition that causes it is treated.

Chronic Pain Management

Chronic pain is long-lasting and usually slow to develop. Some of the more common sources of chronic pain are age-related disorders, such as arthritis, but it can also result from illnesses such as cancer or bone disease. This pain may be the hardest to deal with because it can go on for years, or for an animal’s entire lifetime. Also, because it develops slowly, some animals may gradually learn to tolerate the pain and live with it. This can make chronic pain difficult to detect. Our goal is to help your pet live a comfortable, pain-free life. If you have a pet suffering from chronic pain, don't hesitate to contact us and book an appointment.

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