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Old 02-19-2013, 08:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Fortunately, we seem to have turned a corner. She started having seizures every night, I was actually prepared to put her down this morning, but I discovered that one of her medications could be causing them so I discontinued it and last night she did not have a seizure. Of course, I won't know for sure for a few more days if we have licked the problem.

She was also drinking and peeing a huge amount due to the steroids, so she was constantly wet, but now that those are also finished she seems to be staying dryer. Again, time will tell.

She also has an infection and is on abx.

Doing well with sling-walking, but still nothing in the back legs. Vet thinks she won't walk again. We're looking into a cart. I don't give up that easy.
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Old 02-19-2013, 08:55 PM   #2 (permalink)
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let's hope that does the trick. paws and tails crossed for you here
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Old 02-19-2013, 09:21 PM   #3 (permalink)
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There's an elderly hound at the GABR waddle named Benjamin who uses a cart. He has been going strong with it for at least 3 years. I wouldn't give up either.

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Praying she gets better

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I wouldn't give up either. Please keep us updated, you're both in my thoughts.
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you and melody are in our thoughts and prayers.
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Unfortunately Melody had another Siezure last Night
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oh no

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Oh that's so sad poor Melody and Soundtrack. Get better sweet girl.
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My heart is hurting for you. I'm sending prayers your way.
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