Seizures - Should I breed?

by Jeff Buckels
(Albuquerque)

Our 8 year old Pyr has a history of seizures over the past few years. It's hard to tell the cause. Are seizures in Pyrs a reason not to breed the dog?

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Mar 07, 2018
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Seizures - Breeding
by: Donna

If this is the female, she is too old to breed, now.

That would be one of the many reasons not to breed whether the male or female. This will carry on into the generations to come.

You are in the States but here are best breeding practices for any breeder anywhere (copy and paste url into browser):

https://www.ckc.ca/en/Breeding-Dogs/Code-of-Practice-for-CKC-Member-Breeders

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by: Anon

Know that there are rescues/shelters full of unwanted Pyrs, many of whom are euthanized because the shelters are full. Perhaps you could direct people to those should they want a Pyr.

https://www.nationalpyr.org/

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