An MRI is a medical imaging test that uses a strong magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the inside of your dog's body.
An MRI can help diagnose a variety of conditions in dogs, including: Spinal cord injuries, Brain tumors, Joint problems, etc.
The MRI machine creates a strong magnetic field that aligns the atoms in your dog's body.
Yes, an MRI is generally safe for dogs. However, there are some risks associated with the procedure, such as the possibility of claustrophobia or overheating.
Your dog will be sedated during the MRI procedure. They will be placed in a special tube-shaped scanner and the images will be taken while they are lying still.
An MRI can take anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour.
Your dog will be monitored closely after the MRI to make sure they are okay.