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Old July 6th, 2010, 09:14 PM
gvlamb gvlamb is offline
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Sagging face

Hi everyone
I am totally new to this site, I just joined a few minutes ago and really hope someone can help me out.
My bernese is being treated for Wobbler's and has been doing great, her energy is back up and she is back to her old self. HOwever, today I noticed that the right side of her face is sagging. Her upper and lower lip are sagging, but her eye not so much. When I check her neurological deficits, they are slower than the left and almost non existent when I check her muzzle and her ear. When I check her eye it rolls back. Very odd. Any thoughts?
Another thing, today I was upstairs and heard a noise downstairs so I peeked down the stairs, her bed is at the bottome, she was squatting on her bed like she was peeing, but when she finally stood, she had pooped, totally not normal for her. Is it possible she had some sort of stroke? I really don't know what to think.
She is on gabapentin and pred for the Wobbler's and gets glucosamine everyday and omega on her food everyday too.
I would appreciate any ideas or suggestions you could have. Any natural remedies that may work I would be quite willing to try.
Thank you so much
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