Wobblers Syndrome in Dogs

Understanding Wobblers and What You Can do About It What is Wobblers? Wobblers syndrome in dogs is an issue that mainly affects large and giant breeds.  It is a compression or slippage of the discs in the spine that results in neck pain and mobility issues – sometimes...

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Coonhound Syndrome in Dogs

Coonhound Paralysis is Another Name for Coonhound Syndrome Because it can quickly render a dog paralyzed, with little or no movement capability. Coonhound syndrome (acute polyradical neuritis) can be a quick acting and devastating Immobilizer when dogs fall prey to...

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Back & Spinal Problems in Dogs

Discussing Back Problems in Dogs There are numerous ways in which a dog can be injured in or around the critical spinal area, whether neck region or back regions such as Thoracic or Lumbar. And, many injury types can end up being more debilitating than others....

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Zelda-Mae, Overcoming Wobblers

Great Dane Challenges: Wobblers, Paralysis, Jaw Surgery Zelda Mae, our 4-1/2-year-old blue Great Dane, was diagnosed in May with Cervical Vertebrae Instability or Wobblers. She was in extreme discomfort, which was being managed through steroid injections and now she's...

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Koly, Min-Pin & Marked Mobility Loss

Problems: Mobility Loss, Possible Arthritis or Spinal Issues Our 18-year-old Miniature Pinscher, Koly, has been part of our family for a very long time. We love him dearly and were very concerned as he started aging quickly in his later years. He became immobile and...

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Pekingese Dog & Back Problems

Pekingese With Back Problems & Rear-leg Lameness My Pekingese, Maggie, is 5 years old. Within 2 months time, she began having trouble with weakness in her back end. My previous Pekingese, Gizmo, had had the same trouble. After taking Maggie to the vet and her...

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Aging in Dogs

Dealing with Aspects of Getting Older... And how they affect your dog, especially related to Mobility & quality of life! Aging in dogs is one of those unavoidable parts of life we all wish we could better control. For your precious pet, getting older is not a lot...

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