Demyelinating Polyneuropathy

Demyelinating Polyneuropathy in the Miniature Schnauzer Demyelinating polyneuropathy is an autosomal recessive disease affecting Miniature Schnauzers, first characterised in 2008 ( Dogs affected with demyelinating polyneuropathy show clinical signs which can include continuous episodes of regurgitation, inspiratory stridor (noisy breathing … Continue reading

Welcome to the new Nothern Schnauzer Club website As you can see our new website is now live, although there are still some areas of the website undergoing construction. We hope you will find all of the information you are … Continue reading

Renal Dysplasia

DOGenes Inc have an international all breeds DNA test for Renal Dysplasia (RD), a condition where the kidneys do not develop normally and may lead to kidney failure. RD may be acquired or inherited, and for the genetic form DOGenes … Continue reading

Dilated Cardiomyopathy

DNA test found for the inherited form of Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) in both Standard Schnauzers and Giant Schnauzers Recent research, at the Animal Molecular Genetics Lab at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine (UoM), discovered a gene mutation … Continue reading