By the way, i do not lie. The young dog with a swanlike neck may mature into a five-year-old with roach back dog short fat one. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today! NOT a whole lot but enough to be noticed.
Sorry to be passionate about this. If he wants this to stick he's going to need someone to help on his behalf, like an ADBA judge, vet or someone in the same vein who can correctly explain the difference between emaciated and conditioned in court. Could someone add a damn picture already? He had purchased a young bitch with an outstanding pedigree and a great deal of potential. Is that a ewe neck, or simply an unmuscled one? The back is moderately long, ,firm, strong and well-muscled.
A dog with roach back has an arch in the vertebrae around the loin area. The vertebrae curves upwards so it appears there is a small hump.
A roached back on a dog of minimum acceptable length ratio to height shows a remarkable rear momentum in fast gaiting and shows a beautiful smooth topline of less curvature when in movement and even long reaching strides. Elliehanna , Jan 13, A perfect example of the latter would be the width of the chest. I can't imagine roach back deemed as animal abuse unless it was a result of long term housing in very tight quarters or some form of neglect or something Today's Posts Member List.
You are also stuck with bad feet. My dog Kahne has a slight roach back, I have talked to the vet about it and she said he will be fine its not mayjor with him. Or does it only affect the way they look? Topline -- The withers are higher than and sloping into the level back. Roach back dog is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, roach back dog our community today!
You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2. Please put In pics of dogs that you Think is not roached and dogs that are to over anguled or dogs that is roached. By the way, i do not lie. Need any information about "roach back"
I imagine breeding dogs of steeper 2nd half of the back away from the withers combined with longer spines. DancesWithCursJan 11,
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They would have required me to "cure" violations or show cause. I do understand the importance of making sure your dog is bred from sound, healthy dogs that have been bred for the purpose of bettering the breed and not with the hope of making a few bucks. By joining our free community, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members PM , respond to polls, upload content and access many other features. You will find tons.
The dog had woken up, hunched or roached in the back and very restless. He had toileted normally the night before and that morning, but was.
He had a big drink of water and toileted immediately. When I roach back dog the dog, there was a noticeable roach in his lumbar spine and his movement through the hindquarters was stiff and restricted. If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today! He had gotten used to thinking of her as his dumpling and had not truly noticed the profound changes she had undergone until she was in the show environment. I have read that it is a genetic defect but in some cases can be caused by trauma.
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Dips, roach backs, sway backs (like a horse) or “mushy soft” backs on a dog generally indicate something amiss with either the front or rear.
I found attached picture on this forum so figure it was okay to post. The tension in this area released almost immediately. For example, I had a colleague who received a big surprise at a local show. The roached back is not correct but it persists as the style in the German conformation ring and as long as that's what wins, that's what will continue to be bred and perpetuated for the German show ring. I do understand the importance of making sure your dog is bred from sound, healthy dogs that have been bred for the purpose of bettering the breed and not with the hope of making a few bucks.
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I am googling up a storm but hoping you guys can help me too. It is in the rear and a little under her, but only when she moves. Ok, see if you can get copies of all vet records from prior treatment.
Thu Jun 17, I trust my vet, they actually know a thing or two. I can tell you that the Judges class that I sat in given by Hank Greenwood himself said that "roach back" was not correct when it came to conformation. You must log in or sign up to reply here. The back is straight, very strongly developed without sag or roach , and relatively short. He had spent many months taking her to conformation classes and worked tirelessly to reduce her bulk. The dog looked a bit skinnier when they took it.