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by egliteaw
Mon Jan 21, 2008 10:34 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 9
Views: 3841

No new smells...no new cleaners. That was the first thing we thought too is that he got into something he was allergic to...
by egliteaw
Sun Jan 20, 2008 7:54 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 9
Views: 3841

Vaccinations

The only vaccinations he has had within the last 18 months was his rabies. We have heard too many negative things about some of the heartworm preventatives so we never put him on it...he is only outside to do his business so he is not often exposed to any thing.
by egliteaw
Fri Jan 18, 2008 2:47 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 9
Views: 3841

Tests etc...

The vet we are lucky to have found close to our house is experienced with epilepsy cases...(there was another lab in her office when we went in getting his medication renewed). she did a spinal tab and full blood panels including thyroid, pancreatic, liver, and other possible endocrine causes. The t...
by egliteaw
Fri Jan 18, 2008 2:25 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 9
Views: 3841

Newbie

It has been so comforting to discover the various support groups and forums out here for owners of dogs with epilepsy. Before Tuesday, we didn't even know that dogs could be epileptic. Around 4:00 Tuesday afternoon our 4 year old golden lab/retriever mix had his first (and only so far) grand mal sei...