College of Veterinary Medicine

Pet Health Topics

The Musculoskeletal System


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 The musculoskeletal system includes all the muscles, bones and joints.

shoulder

 

elbow

rear leg

stifle (knee)

 

 The pictures in this section are reprinted with permission by the copyright owner,  Hill's Pet Nutrition, from the Atlas of Veterinary Clinical Anatomy. These illustrations should not be downloaded, printed or copied except for personal, non-commercial use.

Washington State University assumes no liability for injury to you or your pet incurred by following these descriptions or procedures.
Last Edited: Jan 05, 2009 12:03 PM   

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