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Golden Retriever Seizure & Hind Leg Weakness
I have an 8 year old, male Golden Retriever that began collapsing when walking and now his hind legs are very weak an he can not stand up on his own or walk for more than 5 minutes.
He also started having small tremors with his head but last night he had a bad seizure that tensed all of his muscles and rolled his eyes back in his head, he eventually came out of it and looked confused but then would not stop panting and trying to walk in circles for hours. I stayed up with him for 4 or 5 hours until 4am until he finally fell asleep.
During the day he is still alert and appears happy and constantly wagging his tail.
We've been through many blood tests, urine tests and he's seen a neurologist but they have not been able to come up with a diagnosis yet. This has been going on for about 6 months now. We are being to fear it could be a brain tumor.
Has anyone seen this before or been in this situation? Is there any hope in treatment or any other possibilities of what could be causing this?
I've heard hind leg weakness is a side affect of drugs that treat seizures but we haven't even started him on any drug for seizures yet.