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Support Group Members

Welcome & Tasks

DISA welcomes you and your IVDD hound to the Support Group family.  You will find plenty of support and advice from our generous and knowledgeable members, admins and peers.  We are here to help, no question is a silly one, so please don’t hesitate to reach out.   You can also check out our main site for all your needs when coping with IVDD.  https://www.ivdd.org.au/

To maintain the safety and integrity of DISA and Support Group members first a little housekeeping:

  • FIRST TASK – Our organisation has a duty of care to all members, so we kindly ask you to read and understand Dachshund IVDD Support Australia
    Support Group Guidelines & Rules of Conduct
    .
  • SECOND TASK – Once you have read the above Rules, click on the pinned post at the top of Support Group or click the link here – Facebook Group Rules Acknowledgement & TYPE READ   NOTE: If you do not acknowledge READ on this post within 7 days your membership will be withdrawn and you will need to re-apply.
  • THIRD TASK – Subscribe to our monthly newsletter for owners of IVDD Dachshunds.  SUBSCRIBE HERE
  • FINAL TASK –  To allow admins and members to assist you quickly and accurately please COPY & PASTE the section BELOW (HI I AM A NEW MEMBER ”) into a new post and pop your responses below them where indicated.  You can, of course, add more information as needed.  We ask that you do this to avoid unnecessary questions and answers and to get you the best help and advice as efficiently as possible.  NOTE:  All posts on Support Group of first approved by Admins., 

 

COPY & PASTE THIS SECTION INTO A NEW POST

HI.  I AM A NEW MEMBER AND HERE IS MY HOUND’S “BACK STORY”

  1. What’s your dog’s name and age?
    TYPE RESPONSE HERE
  2. Where do you live?
    TYPE RESPONSE HERE
  3. How long has it been since your dog started showing signs and symptoms?
    TYPE RESPONSE HERE
  4. Who is the vet you are currently seeing regarding your dog’s IVDD issue?
    TYPE RESPONSE HERE
  5. Have you been referred to see a specialist and if so who?
    TYPE RESPONSE HERE
  6. Has your dog undergone any medical imaging? If so what type.
    TYPE RESPONSE HERE
  7. What stage/grade IVDD has your dog been diagnosed with?
    TYPE RESPONSE HERE
  8. Tell us about symptoms, the back story.
    TYPE RESPONSE HERE
  9. What’s the current course of action for your dog? i.e. surgery, crate rest, rehab, medications prescribed etc.
    TYPE RESPONSE HERE

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ADD MORE DETAILS OR ASK QUESTIONS HERE – DELETE IF NOT REQUIRED

Updated 19/11/2020

Blanket Disclaimer – https://www.ivdd.org.au/disclaimer/

How to contact us –   https://www.ivdd.org.au/get-in-touch/

Compliance & Legals –   https://www.ivdd.org.au/compliance-legals/