ARE THERE SPINAL CORD DISEASES PUPPIES ARE BORN WITH THAT MAKE THERE BACK LEGS NOT WORK CORRECTLY?
on Mar 14th 2012
in Illness & Disease
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Are you sure your puppy doesn't have hip dysplasia?
Not usually, but it could happen. Just like humans, some dogs can have birth defects.
There are some diseases and physical problems that can cause problems as puppies.
Distemper can leave a dog with long term neurological and physical problems.
Wobbler's Syndrome is a malformation in the spinal column that causes dogs to walk as if they can't control the back legs.
Pepper answered on 3/15/12. Helpful? / 1