Osteoarthritis is a degenerative joint disease which results in the gradual degredation of Articular Cartilage which covers the bone where two bones meet to form a joint.
Causes can be trauma or gradual wear and tear
Osteoarthritis is a progressive disease which requires continous management.
Treatments include maintaining a healthy weight to minimises strain on joints. correct farriery for proper foot balance. Some naturally occurring supplements are know to be benificial. prescription drugs under the guidence of a vet