Hello and welcome to Barkly. Such a sweet staffie. They do know how to do cute soppy face!
This little licky one has elbow dysplasia. Such a common problem, and no one can deny, a hard one to fix. But we can most definitly help with comfort and optimising joint health. They don't always need surgery, but they will all benefit from complimentry care and tweeks to life that will reduce pain and increase range of movement in the joint amd inturn increase comfort and muscle.
We have done our treatment and set a new home regime that will help build strength in the limb and reduce pain.
Keep up the good work mum and Barkly!