What are the signs & symptoms that develop in affected dogs?
Affected dogs are ataxic, have abnormal eye movements, and head tremors.
When do signs and symptoms develop?
Signs typically develop around 18 months of age, and most dogs do not survive more than a few months after diagnosis.
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.