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Inter-Vertebral Disc Disease (IVDD)

According to research, between 1 in 4 and 1 in 5 Dachshunds will suffer some degree of disc-related problems in their lifetimes.  This is the most significant health issue in the breed. Dachshunds have a condition known as CHONDRODYSTROPHY – “chondro” means cartilage and “dystrophy” means disorder. Chondrodystrophy refers to the abnormal development of bone …

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