Standard and full-length adjustable DogLeggs provide coverage, padding and protection for the elbows. It is primarily used to treat and prevent elbow hygromas. It is also commonly used to treat decubital ulcers, pressure sores, calluses, and elbow arthritis. For elbow hygromas, use of DogLeggs alone can be curative, eliminating the risk of complications associated with draining or surgery. For animals suffering from elbow arthritis, the padding offers protection as well as reflecting body heat back to the joint, improving comfort and mobility.