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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: 12 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months ago.
Semi regular once every 2 - 3 of weeks for the last fours monthsNoHe is not on medication
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months ago.
see video attached
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 12 months ago.

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