Q. My dog has been stumbling in the yard occasionally. When I came home tonight she acts like she is drunk and was sick in a room she rarely goes in.
LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA
A. Disorientation and vomiting can indicate a neurological/balance issue, reaction to toxic substances or severe fever with dehydration, amongst other things. I would advise an examination by a vet as a matter of urgency as this is not normal behavior and early treatment could make all the difference. The stumbling may or may not have been related