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Old January 7th, 2010, 10:32 PM
hbogie hbogie is offline
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Cool confusing Boxer

my 2 yo pure bred boxer has period when his head shakes side to side.. will last 3-5 minutes but will stop sooner if we give him something to eat.
Im a Neuro ICU Nurse and it doesnt appeaar to be a siezure. he can walk and follow commands while it is happening.. ANY IDEAS?????
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Old January 7th, 2010, 10:38 PM
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Welcome to the board, hbogie!

Every so often, someone posts on the board about a dog with the same behavior. It seems to be something that boxers are especially prone to.

Here's one of the threads that talks about it:


Not sure anyone figured out how to eliminate the head tremors, but usually they don't seem to be dangerous.

Um...I don't suppose you have any pics of your boxer you'd like to share with us, do you?
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