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Dog passes out while Or after drinking water

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Dog passes out while Or after drinking water
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Was this a one-time occurrence or does it happen regularly?

Any history of illness (seizures, heart issues, etc)?

Is he on any medication at this time?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Semi regular once every 2 - 3 of weeks for the last fours monthsNoHe is not on medication
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Thank you for the additional information.

Have any diagnostics been performed since this started, such as blood work?

Do you happen to have a video of this happening?

Does he have any paddling of the legs, vocalization or loss of bowel control when this happens?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No blood work
Yes I have a video but too large to send 5MB
He arches his back and neck and one time he peed himself
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

There is an attachment function on the page that should allow you to post pictures and video. You can also use websites like and to upload pictures and video respectively. Once this is done, a set of links will appear. You can then post the link back and I can access them.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
see video attached
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Unfortunately the video will not open for me. Are you able to upload to youtube or a similar site?

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