What are the 3 Phases of a Seizure?

December 10, 2017

Andrew Linklater, DVM, DACVECC, from Lakeshore Veterinary Specialists, talks about the 3 phases of seizures and how they can be identified.

Andrew Linklater, DVM, DACVECC, from Lakeshore Veterinary Specialists, talks about the 3 phases of seizures and how they can be identified.

The first phase is very uncommonly recognized in veterinary medicine, unless the pet owner is very astute. The second phase is what is seen most commonly by pet owners and veterinary professionals. And the third phase is also commonly seen because there is an obvious change in behavior by the pet.