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My 10wk old mixed breed puppy is agitated, running around,

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My 10wk old mixed breed puppy is agitated, running around, and whining. I'm unable to get her to settle down
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. This unusual behavior for a 10 week old puppy suggests the ingestion of a recreational or prescription drug or intoxication by a chemical such as an insecticide. Do you think that Piper may have been exposed to such a thing? Less likely, encephalopathy (brain disorder) can cause such behavior - a form of seizure, perhaps. May I have an update on Piper, please?

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