How to Properly Use Eye Wipes on Dogs

How to Properly Use Eye Wipes on Dogs

Using eye wipes on your dog might seem simple, but there’s a right way to do it. We’ll guide you through the process, ensuring your furry friend’s eyes stay clean and healthy. Step-by-step guide First, gently wash your hands and then get the eye wipes ready. Hold your dog calmly to keep them still. Carefully wipe around each eye with a soft, smooth motion, starting from the corner near the nose and moving outwards. Make…

Dog And Cat Vision: Who Sees Better? Are they Colorblind? A Vet Explains (2023)
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Dog And Cat Vision: Who Sees Better? Are they Colorblind? A Vet Explains (2023)

Ever wondered why your furry friends react differently to their surroundings? You’re not alone. As a veterinarian, I am often asked if dogs are colorblind or if cats can see in the dark. These are common questions we have as pet owners. Ready to peek into your pet’s perspective? Let’s “see” through their eyes! The Unique Characteristics of Cat Vision A significant component responsible for a cat’s keen eyesight includes its large, elliptically shaped corneas that…

Eye Discharge in Dogs, Symptoms, Treatment, and Causes
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Eye Discharge in Dogs, Symptoms, Treatment, and Causes

Many of our canine friends are plagued by pesky eye discharge, and I commonly see it in my patients. There are many causes, such as allergies, that over-the-counter medication may treat. However, other reasons require a trip to the vet, such as dry eye or Keratoconjunctivitis sicca( KCS). Let’s explore the most common causes of eye discharge in your dog and how to treat them so you can both have bright eyes again! What are…