Living with IVDD

after a disc episode


Nail trim for health- nails too long

Nail trimming  for health

  • Safer traction for cart dogs.
  • avoid painful overgrown nails, arthritis; encourage a normal gait.

LEARN HOW


Garments to Protect  the paralyzed dog.

  • barrier to ground bacteria entering the bladder.
  • prevent rug burns

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Continuing PT and rehab for paralyzed or weak legs after graduation from rest period.  SEE MORE

  • Make your home back friendly
  • re-train for back safety.

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FUN back friendly activities. READ MORE


Quality-of-life
  • Quality of Live
  • Dogs take life a moment at a time and enjoy it for all it has to offer.

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Grad-After-Rest-Incontinence
  • Incontinence tips
  • keeping the bladder healthy from UTIs
  • skin care
  • exercise
  • Sample  Feeding-Expressing Schedule

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  • There are many good harnesses in the market
  • Fitting tips and suggested manufacturers.

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Diet and Nutrition     READ MORE


  • Imaging: Xray, MRI, CT and myelogram.
  • Dental x-rays and anesthesia with an IVDD dog.
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Disclaimer:

This information is presented for educational purposes and as a resource for the dog IVDD community. The coordinators are not veterinarians or health care professionals. Nothing herein should be interpreted as medical advice and all should contact their pet care professionals for advice. The coordinators are not responsible for the substance and content contained herein and do not advocate any particular product, item or position contained herein.

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