Initial Evaluations -Neurologic

by Angelia Oliverei LVT, CVMRT and Cathryn Adolph, LVT, CCRP

Testing the patellar reflex

In the second installment in our Initial Examination Blog series, we look at the neurologic portion of our evaluation.  Much like our orthopedic exam, we start by looking at your pet’s posture, gait, and muscles, but from a completely different perspective.  We also evaluate your pet’s reflexes, nerve reactions and check for appropriate responses to different stimuli. 

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