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Vizsla Inflammatory Polymyopathy (VIP) radio transparent cropped       A breed specific Polymyopathy (muscle disorder) has been recognised. We need to hear from any owner or vet that has had experience of the disease. Please contact us here Project supported by the two UK breed associations HVC and HVS

DNA collection - help needed

- please help with the research by offering your vizsla's DNA  - very quick and easy to do - see here


Clare Rusbridge's website

BVMS PhD DipECVN MRCVS RCVS and European Specialist in Veterinary Neurology

There is a scheme to collect DNA samples from affected vizslas and their relatives. Click here for information and instructions. We are indebted to Clare for her help.

Anna Tauro - Fitzpatrick Referrals

Clare Rusbridge - University of Surrey

Scientific papers - abstracts

Comparative Neuromuscular Laboratory

View a presentation by Dr Diane Shelton

View veterinary information on differential diagnosis

survey into immune mediated disease

Please complete our Health Survey -  if your vizsla has been affected by an immune mediated/auto immune disease

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