Cuda's family adopted her at five months, not knowing what was "wrong" with her. It turned out: nothing, really! Cuda was born with short spine syndrome, a condition caused by inbreeding. Aside from having a little difficulty scratching her butt, she's just like any other dog! (Note to the concerned: her family makes sure she gets plenty of butt scratches!). Owner Julie … [Read more...] about Short spine, feel fine! Cute “pibble” Cuda is the queen of the house.