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I have a 13 year old Chihuahua/Terrier mix that will have episodes where she will tense up, shake uncontrollably, has a blank stare and will walk around with her legs locked and not bending them. She has done this for years, but it seems to be happening more frequently. I hace taken here to several vets over the years but no vet has ever been able to tell me why.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?

No wound. It reminds me of a human having a seizure

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the dog's name?

LEXI

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about LEXI?

She was a resuce. I have had here for 11 years. She is usually a very sweet and even tempered dog. We have another dog that is also a resuce that we have had for 7 years. He doesn't seem to have any symptoms

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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 1 month ago

I am very sorry to see that you have not received a response to your initial question before now. I just came online and found that your question had not been addressed. How is your companion at this time? Can you share video of what you're seeing?

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