Re: Help.. Baby had a Seizure?
I agree with Leah. As I mentioned before Luigi had a synope last
summer and it was very similar to the episode that Baby had. I called
the vet immediately who diagnosed it as a Syncope without actually
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Leah Ferron <leahandhercats@...>
>spell. I went through 2 of these episodes with my Angel Alec.
> This could have been a seizure or it could have been a fainting
>mal seizure in kitties. Kitties can have the pre and post ictal
> Fainting or syncope, as it is also called can look like a grand
symptoms just like in seizures. My Alec had these symptoms and he had
the shaking and loss of bladder control. The vets could not explain
what happened and tried putting him on seizure meds. They didn't help
Alec. I am positive, from the research that I did on my own, that he
had fainting spells. This fainting can be caused by excitement or
stress. Here is a link to a site that explains syncope in kitties and
CID=WALTHAMOSU2002&PID=2992 Please read it. It is very helpful.
Although Baby has diabetes and it could have been from that too,
please do not cancel out that it was a fainting spell.
>stay as calm as possible if it should happen again. Just take to Baby
> Just FYI, i freaked like you did when I saw it happen. Try to
calmly and lightly stroke him while it is happening (keep your hand
away from his mouth!) This will help Baby come out of the post ictal
part better. Let me know if you have any questions.
>Try it now.
> Leah and her cats and Angel Alec
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