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by Cicada
Sat Oct 28, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Link Between Canine Epilepsy and Gut Bacteria
Replies: 2
Views: 1917

Re: Link Between Canine Epilepsy and Gut Bacteria

Had to copy and paste it into my browser line then register to view the Webinar.

Very informative and easy to understand.

Thanks
Grant
by Cicada
Thu Aug 10, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: When to go on meds?
Replies: 5
Views: 2699

Re: When to go on meds?

Hi Trevor "If you are out all day and your dog fits early on, you might miss the signs of that fit." I am lucky to be retired so the only job I have it to go fly fishing every day the dogs get a boat ride and help me land the big ones. Looks like I will have to look deeper into the web for more stud...
by Cicada
Thu Aug 10, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: Welcome to CEN
Topic: Lots of questions
Replies: 4
Views: 2770

Re: Lots of questions

Just north of the border, yes I hunt them every fall grouse pheasants huns and quail. This is my first GSP that has any chronic illness. #8

Grant
by Cicada
Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:32 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: When to go on meds?
Replies: 5
Views: 2699

Re: When to go on meds?

Thanks for the detailed reply Spencer You make some very interesting points that will need to be fully considered His seizures last less than a minute he looses conscientious but comes around to 100% 5 minutes later. All of his last 3 seizures have been early in the morning after he has not eaten an...
by Cicada
Wed Aug 09, 2017 12:53 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: When to go on meds?
Replies: 5
Views: 2699

When to go on meds?

So it looks like my GSP is having seizures at a rate of 1 every 2 months or so once he had 2 in a 10 day period. At that time the vet thought I should consider meds but he went 2 and a half months with none but he had one this morning. Does one usually medicate when the seizures are so far apart? Gr...
by Cicada
Tue Mar 28, 2017 9:44 am
Forum: Welcome to CEN
Topic: Lots of questions
Replies: 4
Views: 2770

Re: Lots of questions

Thanks I will keep that on the list. At this point I am grasping at all the straws I can fit into both hand and hoping they just don't get any worse.

Grant
by Cicada
Mon Mar 27, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Welcome to CEN
Topic: Lots of questions
Replies: 4
Views: 2770

Lots of questions

Hi Folks Long time German Shorthaired Pointer owner but it looks like my latest pup acquisition (now 3 year old intact GSP) has come down with a serious seizure problem he has had 3 in the last 6 months 2 minor ones, one more major ( the middle one) lasting about 2 min. I have tried to pin down the ...
by Cicada
Mon Mar 27, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Welcome to CEN
Topic: Lots of questions
Replies: 0
Views: 4762

Lots of questions

Hi Folks Long time German Shorthaired Pointer owner but it looks like my latest pup acquisition (now 3 year old intact GSP) has come down with a serious seizure problem he has had 3 in the last 6 months 2 minor ones, one more major ( the middle one) lasting about 2 min. I have tried to pin down the ...