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Michelle Ward
Michelle Ward, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 29
Experience:  Associate Veterinarian at Riverview Animal Clinic
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Our chihuahua was sneezing earlier then lay in a laundry

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Our chihuahua was sneezing earlier then lay in a laundry basket suddenly started this horrible hugh pitched squeal. I ran to pick her up and she went completely limp. I put her on my chest and she recovered any ideas? She has had seizures in the past but this different
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Seizures always look scary. Let's get you talking to the Veterinarian. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Chaya about 7 we aren't completely sure bevause ahe us a rescue
JA: How old is Chaya?
Customer: Approximately 7 years old
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Chaya?
Customer: She is a very small dog 3.8 lbs at laat weigh
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Michelle Ward replied 4 months ago.

Hi this is Dr. Michelle. I will see if I can help. I think she needs to have her heart listened to first to rule out a cardiac problem leading to a blood pressure problem, but my suspicion is she needs bloodwork done to look for a cause of the seizure so she can be put on medication. I hope this helps.

Expert:  Michelle Ward replied 4 months ago.
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

Michelle Ward