My Dog Walks Like He Is Drunk.His Legs Are Out In Front Of Him And His Back Legs Limp. He Is An Outside Dog And He Barks At Everything, But Not Now. I Won't Even Walk To Me Just Wags His Tail. Does Anyone Know What Could Be Wrong?


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Your dog might be having vestibular disease. Vestibular system in dogs maintains the orientation and balance. Many conditions can cause vestibular disease in dogs. Among these reasons, ear infections are more common. Other reasons can be head trauma, ear polyps, toxic reaction to metronidazole and deficiency of thiamine. Symptoms of vestibular disease in dogs are
  1. Drunken walk
  2. In coordination
  3. Falling
  4. Rolling
  5. Circling
  6. Head tilt
  7. Eye drift
This problem can not be treated at home and requires visit to vet for diagnosis and treatment. So, take your dog to vet.

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