Cat Paw Dorsal Aspect

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Dorsopalmar Axis
The imaginary line drawn from the dorsal surface to the palmar surface of the forefoot.
In the case of a dog or cat, this is vertical axis that describes the forefoot; the upper side is dorsal, and the underside is palmar.
Cf. dorsoplantar axis

Dorsopalmar Axis Illustration Dog Forepaw Skeleton