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Dr. Michael Salkin
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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My mini schnauzer started crying out then she settles

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Customer: ***** *****
My mini schnauzer started crying out then she settles down for a while and starts again
she thrashes around a little and then settles down again
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: sure I have been watching her for 3 hours now. i can't find pain anywhere. her tummy feels fine. she doesn't appear sick in any other way
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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. Can you clarify what "thrashes around" implies? It sounds as if you're witnessing partial seizures - focal or asymmetric sensory or motor activity affecting any part of the body. How old is your dog, please? Has this behavior continued since you first posted?

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