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Darcy seemed to behaving trouble walking this morning so we saw our own vet at 8.15am and then got referred to see a neurologist at a nearby veterinary referral hospital. Actually, by the time we saw him, Darcy was less wobbly on her 3 legs but she was still very panty. He did some neuro tests and watched her walking and she did actually look bizarre to him but relatively normal to us (we are used to her intersting tripod walk :wub:) but now and again she'd sort of stumble and then panic.


He examined her closely and found that the problem seems to be her heart. They did an ultrasound scan of her heart and once they did that, they were no longer happy for her to go home but preferred her to remain with them until she can be seen by the cardiologist tomorrow. I got the distinct feeling that all is not at all good.



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Oh no. :(


I hope your distinct feeling is wrong.



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Good thoughts and prayers coming from Dallas, too. Hope that it's just that the vets want to be sure and that it's really nothing.

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Oh, no, Bev! Sending you the best thoughts humanly possible :hope :hope :hope :hope

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Oh dear, I am adding all my good thoughts and prayers to those going out for Darcy. Please let this just be a small, fixable problem.hope.gifhope.gifhope.gif


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Adding my prayers for the lovely Miss Darcy. Hopefully it is something that can be easily managed.



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Many prayers said for Darcy - my absolute favorite hairy girlie. Bev lets hope that this is something that can be managed with medication.

Continued prayers,


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Oh no. Miss Darcy, we all need you to be okay, especially your momma'! Prove your momma' wrong girlie! :goodluck:hope


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