• How To Heal Your Dog's Tight, Uncomfortable Elbow Calluses

    6 monthes ago - By iHeart Dogs

    What Is An Elbow Callus and What Causes Them?
    Sometimes called pressure sores, dog elbow calluses can appear as a result of your dog's body protecting the bone that protrudes from the leg. Continual trauma caused by your dog laying down on hard surfaces causes the skin to thicken in order to protect the bone. As a result of the thickening skin, the fur often falls out and the surface becomes course.
    Tile, concrete, and hard dirt surfaces are the worst offenders on a dog's elbow. Hardwood floors and carpet are less problematic in creating these callouses as they are softer or smoother on...
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