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Table 1 Breed variant distribution and status of intervertebral disc disease in 193 Dachshunds radiographed for intervertebral disc calcifications

From: Intervertebral disc disease in Dachshunds radiographically screened for intervertebral disc calcifications

Breed variant Dogs IDD Free of IDD IDD%
n n n
Standard wire-haired 63 18 45 28.6
Miniature wire-haired 30 15 15 50.0
Standard smooth-haired 26 7 19 26.9
Miniature smooth-haired 6 2 4 33.3
Standard long-haired 30 4 26 13.3
Miniature long-haired 38 13 25 34.2
Total number 193 59 (31%) 134 (69%)  
  1. n = number of dogs, IDD = intervertebral disc disease, IDD% = proportion of dogs with IDD.