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I think something is seriously wrong with my Gracie. Allow me to tell you about her. Gracie is a Old English / English Bulldog mix. She just turned 1 year old. She's my baby. My wife took her for her one year check up and the vet tells us that her bottom eyelids are folded under thus making her bottom eyelashes poke her in her eyes. Both eyes. So, we have surgery to roll the eyelids out, trim off the excess. All was fine. She did really well and the eyes looked really good. Last Saturday, 9/21 I took her to have the stiches removed. When the vet tech brought her out to me, she was kinda wabbly. She asked me if that was normal. I said no. She never wabbles. She told me to keep an eye on her and let them know if it persists. So fast forward to the next day. We get up, getting ready for church and she's just not right. I'm talking falling down drunk like. So we take her to the local animal ER. Her eyes were twitching really bad. One eye was going up and down, the other left to right. Constantly. He said he thought it was either Vestibular (SP?) disease or an inner ear infection, though he said the ears looked good. He also said it was possible that the vet had held her head so tight to removed the stiches that she was just disoriented. He gave us meds and sent us home with instructions to follow up with our vet. We did and was told it had to be an inner ear infection. We're now a week later and there's very little change. She just stands head down. She's drooling excessively (no she's never been a droller). We have a doggie door and she has never pooped or peed in the house. Especially in her kennel. Well she does now. She doesn't bark... used to let us know if anyone was in the yard. She is not playful at all. It's really sad. I'm taking her back to the vet in the morning. I really think there's something wrong ... like brain damage. She's just not right. Has anyone ever seen anything like this? Could it really be an inner ear infection? Would that take longer than a week to heal?
 

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I know with my pup, I don't let things go. I fight to get the help I think my girl needs. Only you know if something else seems off. I found it better to spend and rule out the worst then wait and have it be to late. If you feel like this isn't right, keep at it.
 

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I have seen this and it is vestibular disorder and took, actually, 2+ months to heal. The dog acted like it had stroked out and scared the daylights out of all of us (was a foster), but he was ultimately all right. He couldn't even stand up at the start - we had to hold him to even pee. It was bad.
 

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I would be making a run to the nearest teaching hospital for a proper diagnosis. Its best to get on top of things quickly if you don't know what is wrong time could be very important. I dunno where you live but most cities have a teaching school nearby. Meaning a college that provides vet services. These colleges have a lot of resources at their disposal and they can really get to the bottom of things. They have specialists on hand. and all the equipment needed.
 
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