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by jakes_mummy
Tue May 06, 2008 5:57 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: my poor jake
Replies: 1
Views: 1774

my poor jake

My poor Jake not only is he epilectic he now has Degenerative Myelopathy he is in the early stages ive been reading up online to see if there is anything i can do to help him i took him to the vet to get an injection but its not worked so im taking him back on thursday for a top up , he is an old bo...
by jakes_mummy
Fri Apr 11, 2008 6:00 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: Phenobarbital in a "Normal" Dog
Replies: 18
Views: 18717

hi Carolyn you say She will continually bark a mindless single bark non stop. jake does this the vet says it could be due to the pb but he cant be sure he has done blood tests but they all come out fine so he cannot suggest anything , this single bark non stop is worse than a dog barking constantly ...
by jakes_mummy
Thu Apr 03, 2008 6:14 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Unusual Seizure??
Replies: 10
Views: 4466

hi lauren i have a 13 yr old german shepherd cross he has been epi since he was 18 mths old when he was 7 yrs he had seizures a bit like you describe he had a long one then would start to come round and go back into another start to come round again but seize again he couldnt come out of them we had...
by jakes_mummy
Sun Feb 10, 2008 4:34 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: new today :-) jakes _mummy
Replies: 5
Views: 2788

Thank you i will ask my vet about bromide i know when jake first started having seizures he had bromide but i cant remember why the vet stopped it as its over 10 years ago since he had it but if he can have it again i will give it a try as reading on the forums it looks like quite a lot have it . an...
by jakes_mummy
Fri Feb 08, 2008 3:34 am
Forum: Welcome to CEN
Topic: New here
Replies: 8
Views: 5245

hi jayne , anything i put onto jake's skin eg :- frontline , makes him seize so i understand when you say you are scared to . i havent had him vacinated since his first injections when he was a puppy as like skrpio says we know they do have something to do with epilepsy . jake is 13 years old and wi...
by jakes_mummy
Fri Feb 08, 2008 3:09 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: Black lab puppy - please help!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 5843

i hope your little doggie is ok and you got him sorted out at the vets hugs
by jakes_mummy
Fri Feb 08, 2008 3:05 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: allergy related help
Replies: 5
Views: 3518

three years ago i became allergic to hair and fur its so bad i cant wear any jumpers with wool in them ( winter is a nightmare ) i have 6 cats and 2 dogs so you can imagine how upset i was when the doctor told me it was an allergy to fur and hair . with jake having epilepsy i cant spray him or put a...
by jakes_mummy
Tue Jan 29, 2008 4:53 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: new today :-) jakes _mummy
Replies: 5
Views: 2788

Thanks for the reply , the vet rang me today with the blood test results he said his levels are a bit high but we have talked and decided we cant reduce his dose as it will result in him seizing , but he thinks its because he was brain damaged through the massive seisure he had years ago , jake does...
by jakes_mummy
Mon Jan 28, 2008 6:41 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: new today :-) jakes _mummy
Replies: 5
Views: 2788

new today :-) jakes _mummy

not sure if i posted this in right place so posted it here as well . Hi im jake's mummy jake is my 13 yr old belgium cross viamaraner ( cant spell that word ) jake has been epilectic since he was 18 months old i wish i had found this site before now as ive felt so alone dealing with him . i love him...
by jakes_mummy
Mon Jan 28, 2008 6:36 pm
Forum: Welcome to CEN
Topic: new today :-) jakes _mummy
Replies: 1
Views: 2622

new today :-) jakes _mummy

Hi im jake's mummy jake is my 13 yr old belgium cross viamaraner ( cant spell that word ) jake has been epilectic since he was 18 months old i wish i had found this site before now as ive felt so alone dealing with him . i love him to bits even though he drives me mad as for the last 6 years he has ...