September 24, 2020

402 What are CCL braces used for in dogs?

If your dog is limping on one of his legs, it might have torn the cranial cruciate ligament, or CCL, known as ACL in humans. The CCL is attached from the back of the femur (bone above the knee) to the front of the  tibia (bone below the knee). This ligament is responsible for holding the tibia in place under the femur and stabilizing the knee joint. Since…