Find out how to participate in our subsidised IVDD Screening Programme.
What dogs are eligible?
Can I use my own vet?
Still time to buy your Sausage Army 2018 Calendar
All profits go to the Dachshund Breed Council Health Fund. The 2018 Sausage Army calendar is now on sale, a bumper 88 photos of super sausages this year and looking to be the biggest year yet. Read more.
Seasonal Canine Illness warning
Although there is no new information on the causes of SCI, the AHT has updated its list of FAQs and asks dog owners to be vigilant and aware of the symptoms, which can be fatal. Read more.
Join our IVDD Facebook Support Group
We now have over 2000 members in our Support Group which provides advice and reassurance to owners of Dachshunds with IVDD. Join here
or search for VITALDachshundIVDD.
CHF Canine Webinars
The AKC Canine Health Foundation and VetVine have teamed up to offer a series of live webinars on canine health topics. Read more.
Research on castration in dogs
Can you help Elizabeth Ayrton, a veterinary surgeon currently completing a Masters degree at the University of Lincoln? She would like help with her research. Find out how you can help.
Read our advice on neutering