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…

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…

More seizures, more meds and a depressed dachshund.

She had another, longer more violent seizure Tuesday night. So that’s two within 24 hours and just under two weeks from her last one. I took her in and had her blood pressure checked and it was initially high, but lowered within a few minutes. She doesn’t even fight getting it done anymore. Which makes…

All was great until…another SEIZURE

We were riding the roller coaster of anti-seizure meds. She would act very depressed and not herself. RMVN said this was normal for her to be getting used to her meds. Then yesterday she acted just like her normal, bouncy self. She picked up her ball for the first time in a while and wanted…

Seizures on Friday night

Please take the time to read about this special little dachshund. Please consider helping Brooklyn’s mom pay the vet bill that saved her life! Brooklyn was born on November 1, 2007. I watched her come into this world and fell in love with her. I lived at home at the time and begged to keep…