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Gina, Breeder and Health Care Specialist
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Experience:  20+ years experience in animal health care. Hobby breeder of Olde English Mastiffs and owned by an English Bulldog.
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My dog is walking sideways, balance is off, my vet says its ...

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My dog is walking sideways, balance is off, my vet says its ear infection,this come on him quick. Please help me in finding the cause.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Gina replied 9 years ago.

You're vet is likely talking about vestibular disease...sometimes known as old dog syndrome. This can come on quickly as he stated. This effects the vestibular apperatice which controls balance. You can read more below :)

Click here: Vestibular Disease

It normally takes about a week or so to clear up so be patient. :) Good luck with your baby :)

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