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My 4 year old springer has been waking us up every night for

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My 4 year old springer has been waking us up every night for the past 9 months or so, we moved over a year ago, and he was more than happy from the start until he seemed to have night terrors. he does not bark just scratching me, my husband and or my daughter.also panting and shacking, until one of us gets up! he does not need the toilet or any obvious things?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Barbara replied 4 years ago.

Dr. Barbara :

Hi, Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm a licensed veterinarian and I'll be happy to help. I'm sorry to hear that Max is having this problem at night. Can you tell me more, please? Does he have any episodes during the day? Is he drinking a normal amount of water and eating normally? Thanks!