One Very Long Pain in the Neck

If you had really bad neck pain what animal what you least like to be, if you thought about it for a while, you would probably say giraffe, right? Giraffes and humans have at least 2 things in common, they both have 7 bones (vertebrae) in their neck, and they both benefit from Chiropractic care. Giraffes do get neck pain and commonly for the same reasons humans get neck pain, that is ergonomics. There was an incident reported recently in the Journal of Zoological and Wildlife Medicine that documented the case of a 2 year old male giraffe who presented with severe neck pain and stiffness upon his arrival on an incoming shipment*. Despite initial Veterinary management, the giraffe continued [...]