Yes. My 13 year old Shih-Tzu lately, for the past week, has daily (sometimes 2-4 times a day) suddenly collapses, he then yelps like he's in pain. During these episodes he sometimes urinates. We took him to the vet and they didn't give us any answers as to why he is doing this, they just took x-rays to see if it was a bone problem and it isn't. After these episodes, we pick him up and hold him until he stops yelping and then he acts like everythings okay. He's also been breathing heavily, he has bladder stones. The vet put him on pain meds but it doesn't stop the collapsing. What could this be? We are all very worried about our little guy and annoyed that the vet hasn't given us any answers as to what is causing this.View Thread
Yes the vet we saw looked fresh out of school - he was trying to tell us it was diabetes, but we need to do urine and blood tests to determine that. However would diabetes cause any collapsing?View Thread
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