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  1. Dog Health
    Since my GSD has been diagnosed with epilepsy, I've done countless hours of research on it to get a full grasp of what seizures were, what causes them, and how it can affect a dog's health. I'm a huge medical nerd so I've also decided to write a lengthy, in-depth research paper on the topic. I...
  2. Dog Health
    So, roughly 8 months ago, I began noticing my 14 yo Border Collie to start bobbing his head at random. It was just random and he would kinda stumble a bit. Sitting still or walking, it happened every now and again. So I decided to take him to get checked out. My vet said that she believed it to...
  3. Dog Health
    My mom's dog Penny has hereditary seizures. It just started the other day and she's freaking out, (both my mum and Penny) It turns out they are some sort of hereditary issue in the brain of that kind of dog, but sort of rare, and could have been very damaging if she didn't get her medicine and...
  4. Dog Health
    Hello. My now five-month-old Wheaten Terrier had a seizure about a month ago after eating a homemade dog treat from a co-worker. He had two additional seizures within the next 24 hours. Each seizure was less than a minute and he would foam at the mouth and lose control of his bladder. I took him...
  5. General Dog Discussion
    Georgia, my 2 1/2 year old Labrador Retriever limps when she wakes up in the morning and after taking naps. No injury that I'm aware of. I have had her for a little over a year and she is a wonderful happy girl. I noticed the limping about 4 days ago, but I'm not sure if it has been sudden or...
  6. Dog Health
    I have a fixed 13 yr old female mini schnauzer. She had a grand mal seizure a month ago (at 2 am). Took her to the vet, had a complete blood panel done. Nothing. She has been very healthy up til now. Last night (2 am) she had another seizure. This one lasted a little longer and was more...
  7. Dog Health
    Dutches is 9 1/2 years old all her shots and has always been a good girl. I took her to the vet last few times now before i start going broke on tests can anyone make of this behavior she stands either still , theres no sign of physical trama or bones broken. She dont yelp . Shes still and...
  8. Introductions
    Our golden Roxy has seizures and is on 4 phenobarb and 2 kepras a day.We rescued her 5 years ago and the fact that she still loves to chase squirrels is terrific. Any others with a seizure dog?:confused:
  9. Dog Health
    Hi, i posted this a while back when she still lived with me on a site similar to this didnt get all the help i wanted, i did appreciate the help but there wasnt enough. circumstances have changed in living arrangements and her being my best friend however i still have huge concerns about her...
  10. Dog Health
    Hi, I'm new to the forum and was looking for some advice/opinions. I have a golden lab (he doesn't look like a cross, but just... golden) and recently he developed seizures. The first case was when we first got him and there was a miscomunication between the people who were dumping him on us and...
  11. Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello! Recently, my 2 year old Rhodesian Ridgeback/Bluetick Coonhound mix has started waking up in the middle of the night like the world is ending. Last weekend, I brought him with me to visit my family in Massachusetts, and when we returned to Virginia Sunday night, he woke up in the middle...
  12. Dog Health
    I came to this forum back in July when having problems house training an older puppy which we adopted. Great advice was offered, and the pup was trust worthy within a month. While on a visit to Florida this past week, my other dog, a 40-pound lab mix mutt, had what the vet called Cluster...
  13. Dog Health
    Hello everyone, I'm new here and am hoping I can gain some insight or suggestions from some of you. We have a 1 year old Minne Australian Shepherd who has always seemed healthy, and is full of energy..sometimes too much!:) Last week I found her in the backyard at the tail end of a seizure, her...
  14. Dog Health
    My husband and I are desperate to find assistance in treating our dog, Jack, who has epilepsy. We adopted this pup, who got a bad start in life. Read about Jack’s story after the jump. First, here’s Jack… Alan and I are falling apart over our dog, Jack’s epilepsy. We have exhausted all of our...
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