What are the signs & symptoms that develop in affected dogs?
Affected dogs have an upturned nose, joint laxity, an arched back, and cloudy corneas.
When do signs and symptoms develop?
Signs typically develop around 5 months of age. Most dogs with this disease do not survive longer than 2-3 years.
How do vets diagnose this condition?
Genetic and laboratory testing used to diagnose this disease.
How is this condition treated?
There is no treatment except supportive care for the clinical signs the affected dog develops.
What actions should I take if my dog is affected?
Focus on palliative therapies to increase your dog's comfort and quality of life.