Recognise this gorgeous face? Blix is a 4 year old, very large, German Shepherd dog. At 11 months he weighed 34kgs and was destined for a career as prison security dog! Less than a year into his career it became clear that Blix was not coping with the work. Despite loving and excelling in the training, he struggled with the daily patrol shifts. He started showing signs of lameness, dropping through his shoulders and dragging his toes. His hind end also started showing mild signs of ataxia. After veterinary examination it was decided to try him on a course of...

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