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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 44 years of experience
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My 14 year old terrier is bleedinging from her vagina far

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My 14 year old ***** ***** terrier is bleedinging from her vagina far to long. It's been at least a year if not longer. She seems to be healthy otherwise, eats well s a good amount of energy for her age although I did notice her wobble and fall over. If had to guess I would say she was having a small siezure. I have epilepsy so I am somewhat familiar with it. I love oh and would do anything to help her but I'm not exactly rich can help me.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

I'm sorry to hear of this with your ***** *****. Please tell me if she's been spayed. If not, she's likely to have a cystic ovary and spaying might well be curative. If she has been spayed, a bleeding vaginal tumor would be suspected. A wobble and fall can represent seizure but also syncopy ("fainting") often secondary to advanced heart disease.