More infections..poor Brookie

Brooklyn has been acting like she needs to use the restroom more, and has swelling “there”. I won’t get too personal, but needless to say she needed to have it looked at. I am glad I took her in! We just got back from Doc Tony Henderson, her family vet at Fox Hollow Animal Hospital….

Potassium bromide serum levels and more seizures

So Rocky Mountain Veterinary Neurologycalled and told me Brooklyn’s potassium bromide serum level was low. They increased her dose by almost double. She is pretty subdued and not herself most of the day. Her skin is dry and her hair is thinning out in places. She has also put on 3.5 pounds! thats a lot…

Dr. Lane Check up went well!

Brooklyn had another seizure Monday night, it was scary and long. She saw Dr Lane today at Rocky Mountain Veteinary Neurology. He said she looks great. The reason she still has seizures, is the micro changes that occurred, in her brain when she got the ecephalitis. This is permanent. She will be on anti-convulsants, blood pressure…

Wednesday night seizures

We’re getting ready to head upstairs Wednesday night. I’m in the kitchen, and Brooklyn heads out to go out her doggie door. She then veers off to the right like she was being pulled by reins. She then laid down on the floor and started seizing. I laid down next to her, and just talked her…

How she’s doing…

Brooklyn has been seizure free for about ten days. I almost can sense when they’re coming on. Sunday the 25th, I look over on the couch to see my little princess giving me the pre-seizure “look,” then begins seizing. I picked her up so she wouldn’t fall off and carried her to the other room and…