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My dog has had a few seizures
This is an old post I'm replying to, but I wanted to chime in. My almost-three-year-old Havanese has had two seizures that we know of, and possibly a few that occurred when I was not at home.
The first time she didn't recognize us, although we were just sitting around on a Sunday morning, and started barking at us like she was afraid. Then, after about a minute, she was OK. That was last summer, when she was 2.5 years old.
Then, about a month ago (six months after the first one), she had a full-on Grand Mal seizure. Very frightening. It lasted about a minute, maybe a bit more.
I had her blood work done, a few weeks after the Grand Mal seizure, and it came back all normal, so the vet suspects epilepsy, because she is so young. She suggested to wait and see when the next seizure happens, and assess at that point. If she has seizures every 3-4 months, or less frequently, there may be no need to treat her.
I'm thinking I may take her to an integrated East-West vet, where they can do MRIs to make sure she doesn't have a tumor, and give her acupuncture and herbs as well.