How to Care for a Dog with a Torn ACL. A torn ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) is a common cause of hind-leg lameness in dogs. The condition is caused when the anterior cruciate ligament within the knee joint either stretches or tears.
Dog ACL /CCL Ligament Injuries - This really works. our 11 year old frenchie had a torn ACL and after 11 weeks of diligence he has almost completely healed. Vet had told us after 2 weeks if he wasn't better he would require surgery.