Originally Posted by JLA
Vet said it was probably from bad hay. Dont know for sure.
Symptoms were stiffness and excessive slobbering, confusion, hyperventilating, uncontrollable defacation and urination, almost like his body was disconnected from his brain. My initial thought was hydrophobe (rabies), but the Vet ruled that out with a blood sample.
Behavior went on for 4 days before I put him down.
Botulotoxine suppresses any muscular activity. It is strange, because he had strong spinal response as you described. It seems to be the some kind of brain diseaseI think. Did he show the "run" like movements few minutes after the shot?