What are the signs & symptoms that develop in affected dogs?
Affected dogs have skin that is injured easily.
When do signs and symptoms develop?
Signs first appear in puppies.
How do vets diagnose this condition?
Genetic testing, skin biopsy, and clinical signs can be used to diagnose this condition.
How is this condition treated?
There is no treatment currently for this condition, and multiple different techniques may need to be used to make sure an affected dog will heal from an injury.
What actions should I take if my dog is affected?
- Trying to prevent injuries from occurring is ideal. Seek treatment immediately if your affected dog is wounded.