Category Archives: dog back diseases

Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) — Sadie’s Journey

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INTERVERTEBRAL DISC DISEASE — IVDD I have enclosed two photos of Sadie.  Read below to see what she has been through and what she has accomplished. We tried many therapies. Sadie was completely paralyzed from the mid-spine back. No bladder control, no intestinal control, no tail wagging, and no walking. She was at the Animal Specialty Hospital in Naples for three weeks. No surgery recommended. She may or may not …read the full article.

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WIGGLELESS DOG BACK BRACE AND IVDD

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WIGGLELESS DOG BACK BRACE AND IVDD Rocket Hitchcock is a 7-year-old Schnauzer/Terrier mix. His hobbies include going for investigative strolls in the neighborhood, playing long games of low-intensity chase with members of his toy collection and convincing us (his two dads) that he has not had enough bacon treats and that we should really do something to remedy the situation.  During the first few years of his life, we noticed …read the full article.

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Canine Obesity

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CANINE OBESITY A Chubby Puppy I read a recent statistic that said: Today, dogs are fatter than ever. It’s now estimated that 45% of all U.S. dogs are either overweight or obese. That’s over 30 million dogs! Veterinarians also reported that although nearly 50% of all the dogs they see are overweight, only 17% of pet owners agree. It is hard to recognize (or admit) sometimes for pet parents but as in …read the full article.

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IVDD in Dogs treatment

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IVDD In Dogs Treatment The Loop Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) is a challenging and heartbreaking issue to deal with in your dog. Long and short dogs (like dachshunds, basset hounds, corgis, and other dwarfed breeds) are most susceptible to IVDD due to inordinate stress on their spine, but any breed of dog can develop disc disease due to poor genetics, trauma, or just plain bad luck. IVDD occurs when spinal …read the full article.

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Dogs Can Still Be Dogs in a WiggleLess Dog Back Brace

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Dogs Can Still Be Dogs in a WiggleLess Dog Back Brace Enjoy this very short, heartfelt, video of Ryder and LaVerne playing freely in the sand and surf in their back braces. Click on the link below to see how Ryder and LaVerne play freely in their braces while getting the back support they deserve  WiggleLess® has the best customers in the world! I have spent hours on the phone with dog …read the full article.

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Award Winning Dog Back Brace

Award Winning Dog Back Brace

AWARD WINNING DOG BACK BRACE The Family Choice Awards recognizes the best products, services and resources for all members of a family including our cherished pets. This awards program, now in its 19th year, is one of the most coveted, family friendly consumer awards program in the nation. WiggleLess® would like to thank Family Choice Awards for their recognition of our dog back brace.  We are very proud of this product …read the full article.

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