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My dog doesn't seem...

My dog doesn't seem to wake up - but his eyes are open and he jerks to noise or just seems to jerk - similar to a seizure but not constant. He was sleeping and I had to move him and this happened. He's now just laying on the bed but if I pick him up he starts jerking again

Veterinarian's Assistant: 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?

We found this dog about a month ago - we call him buddy - we've been searching for his owner for a month. He's a yorkie - prob mixed with shitzu Now I'm thinking he may have been dropped in this neighborhood due to this condition. We've done EVERYTHING possible to find the owner.

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is Buddy?

We are guessing 1-2 years

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Buddy?

Super playful - this is the first time an issue has come up

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 11 months ago
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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.

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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 11 months ago

Can you share video of what you're seeing?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Ok - right now he appears to be sleeping but when I try to rouse him, he starts twitching and won't wake up or respknd
Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 11 months ago

Can you share a video of what you're witnessing so that I may also see what's going on?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
I'm trying but he won't wake up
Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 11 months ago

That's what I am wanting to see.

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
I got him up and he just vomited rwice
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
The file won't load. We are going to the animal emergency
Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 11 months ago

Let me know if you need additional support. Good luck!

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