HELPFUL LINKS

& research topics

GOT A DACHSHUND WITH IVDD?
Click on the links below for helpful advice & research topics

 

This information provided by Dachshund IVDD Support Australia (DISA) is for education, awareness and resource purposes only for the Australian Dachshund Community.   Before proceeding please read our DISCLAIMER

RECOVERY AIDS
Surgical & Conservative

Helping owners & their hounds during recovery & healing

(Acknowledgement: Dachshund IVDD Support Australia)

THE REHAB VET (UK) CRATE REST
Surgical & Conservative

An easy to read comprehensive website all about rehab and recovering dogs

(Acknowledgement: Marianne Dorn BVM&S PGCertSART MIRVAP MRCVS)

PHYSIOTHERAPY MANAGEMENT
Surgical & Conservative

Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Therapy Spinal Injury / Surgery

(Acknowledgement: Dogs in Motion Canine Rehabilitation)

BALANCE TRAINING & PROPRIOCEPTION RE-TRAINING
Surgical & Conservative

(Acknowledgement: Dogs in Motion Canine Rehabilitation)

PT EXERCISES
Surgical only

(Acknowledgement: Dodgerslist)

PASSIVE RANGE OF MOTION EXERCISES
Surgical & Conservative

(Acknowledgement: Veterinary Specialist Services)

BLADDER EXPRESSION TIPS
Surgical & Conservative

(Acknowledgement: Handicapped Pets)

TOWEL WALKING (SLING)
Surgical & Conservative

(Acknowledgement: Advanced Vet Care)

CONSERVATIVE TREATMENT ADVICE
Conservative only

(AcknowledgementCambridge Vet School (Sam Khan)

 

LASER THERAPY
Surgical & Conservative

(AcknowledgementThe Animal Rehab Klinik)

ACUPUNCTURE THERAPY
Surgical & Conservative

(AcknowledgementAustralian Veterinary Association – Acupuncture)

UNDERWATER TREADMILL THERAPY
Surgical & Conservative

(AcknowledgementAquapaws Canine Rehabilitation & Fitness)

TOILETING TIPS
Surgical & Conservative

(Acknowledgement: The Rehab Vet)

GOT A DACHSHUND & WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT IVDD?
Click on the links below for helpful research topics

RESEARCH TOPIC
THE CURRENT STATE OF KNOWLEDGE

(Acknowledgement: Frontiers)

 

RESEARCH TOPIC
CAMBRIDGE VET SCHOOL IVDD WEBINAR 22/4/21

Canine Intervertebral Disc Disease: What is it and how much do we know. An update on the Cambridge research into IVDD recovery in medically-managed cases. Presented by Sam Khan on behalf of Dachshund Health UK. www.dachshundhealth.org.uk​(

Acknowledgement: Cambridge Vet School

RESEARCH TOPIC
CAMBRIDGE VET SCHOOL IVDD WEBINAR 12/11/21

Sam Khan, Bruno Scalia and Viviana Rojas from Cambridge Vet School explain what IVDD is and how to care for a recovering dog. The team from Cambridge Vet School are conducting research into recovery from Intervertebral Disc Disease in Dachshunds using conservative (non-surgical) treatments. They share their advice and experience of how best to help your dog during recovery.
 
(Acknowledgement: Cambridge Vet School)

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY VET SCHOOL

Current Cambridge IVDD Research