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niamhx
2nd June 2007, 03:31 PM
I need some help we had finn in temple bar for a walk this morning we have just come home and he seem to have a something wrongwith one of his eyes the white bit in the corner seems swollen rang the vet and he's not open till tues their is an emergency number you can ring but I thought I would ask first it's not bothering him. Anyone have any ideas:(

Karlin
2nd June 2007, 04:17 PM
Call Anicare vets in the morning. They are open Sunday at all three branches, Blanch, Glasnevin and Clntarf, at different times. Check their website for opening hours of the branches as they are different: www.anicare.ie. They just closed at 4pm in Clontarf I think so none of the branches is open again til tomorrow.

This could be cherry eye and needs to be seen by a vet.

niamhx
2nd June 2007, 04:24 PM
Thanks karlin what causes this, he was fine in the car in the way home. It's only a tiny part in the corner of his eye but I will call them in the morning thank you.

niamhx
2nd June 2007, 07:15 PM
It seems to have gone he slept for about 2hours and now its gone :rah:what could it have been ? I will keep a close eye on him for the next few days

Caraline
3rd June 2007, 01:38 AM
Here is some info on Cherry Eye (http://www.peteducation.com/article.cfm?cls=2&cat=1606&articleid=409)

Crittercall
3rd June 2007, 06:18 AM
I would definately advise seeking medical attention, but it sounds to me as though some sort of irritant (dust, etc.) may have gotten into his eye and caused the third eye lid to come up to protect his eye.

Please let us know!

niamhx
3rd June 2007, 03:22 PM
Thanks again everyone it didn't come back and seems fine his eye looks perfect again:D

Did get a fright though, I will talk to my vet on tuesday just to be safe :)