What to Do If Your Dog Is Having A Seizure

seizures in dogs

Be Prepared to Deal With a Seizure in Your Dog Watching a dog suffer through a seizure can be extremely worrying and traumatic for a dog owner. The helpless feeling that an owner suffers through in that moment can sometimes cause them to freeze, leaving them terrified, confused, and generally unsure about what they can […]

Zonisamide For Veterinary Use

Zonisamide Zonisamide (Zonegran®) is an anticonvulsant medication that’s used by veterinarians to treat dogs and cats that are suffering from epilepsy. It can be prescribed as a lone therapy, but it is most commonly prescribed as an add-on medication with either phenobarbital or potassium bromide, when one or the other is not delivering the desired […]

Potassium Bromide for Veterinary Use

Potassium bromide is a water-soluble ionic salt compound. Potassium bromide, or KBr, is usually produced via a reaction of a bromide of iron with potassium carbonate. The brand name for KBr is Dibro-Be mono. In 1857, Sir Charles Locock discovered the anticonvulsant and sedative traits of potassium bromide and began treating his patients. From that […]