Proudly supporting Australian owners
of dachshunds affected by IVDD

Dachshund IVDD Support Australia Inc
Terms & Conditions

In General

IVDD Assist is an initiative of Dachshund IVDD Support Australia (hereinafter referred to as DISA) ABN 90 194 829 059.  This document governs your relationship with DISA and the IVDD Assist Program.

Privacy Policy

Our privacy policy, which sets out how we will use your information, can be found at https://www.ivdd.org.au/privacy-policy/

About the Program

Supporting Australian owners of dachshunds affected by IVDD by loaning and/or gifting IVDD Aids at the discretion of DISA.


  1. Available to struggling owners of dachshunds who reside in Australia who have dachshunds affected by IVDD being treated both conservatively or surgically.
  2. DISA will select which owners and what type of aids will be loaned or gifted.
  3. Owners must be an active member of DISA Support Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/dachshundivddsupportaustralia/
  4. All decisions are final.

Paying it Forward

All tangible aids are “on loan” and when no longer needed DISA requests that owners consider paying it forward by loaning to another dachshund owner with an IVDD dachshund.

Contacting IVDD Assist
Due to DISA being a voluntary organisation it will only respond to requests/enquiries via the following :–

Email: Email Us

Web:  https://www.ivdd.org.au/ivddassist/

Some important info > DISA is registered to lawfully collect donations and fundraise and holds a “Certificate of Sanction” CP6223,  This enables DISA to conduct appeals for support to the public pursuant to the Collections Act 1966 (Queensland).
Click here for DISA Legal & Compliance.


If you've ever been through a disc episode with your dog, you'll understand what a stressful and overwhelming time it can be. That's why DISA exists - our admin, volunteers and members are dedicated to helping pet owners in times of need.