Puppy is Britain's youngest to get new hips

A cocker spaniel puppy has become the youngest dog in Britain to have a total hip replacement.

Stanley suffered from a rare bone disease which left him in excrutiating pain. But now that he has got a new hip he is back to full health and looking for a new home. Victoria Davies reports.

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Youngest Dog Hip Operation

Stanley the 10-month-old cocker spaniel puppy is the youngest known dog to undergo a full hip replacement in the UK after vets discovered he had a rare condition which meant his hip joint was slowly disintegrating.