How to treat a cat when she watery eyes
Watery eyes of a cat - perhaps the most common problem that owners are turning to veterinarians. Watery or suppurating eyes of animals can be a symptom of many diseases, including those that require immediate and serious treatment.
You will need:
Strong tea leaves, cotton swab, special eye drops (for example, "Sofradeks" or "Lakrimin").
Instruction how to treat a cat when she watery eyes
Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water, and carefully inspect the cat's eyes. Look for in the eyes of purulent discharge, redness, swelling, scratching around. Pus around the eyes can be a sign of a serious infection, so the cat in this case it is better to show the vet. If the eye has swelling and redness, and often the cat sneezes and rubs his eyes, then perhaps her a cold or allergy. Allergy is most often caused by household chemicals or pollen. The cause watery eyes can be enhanced, and getting into the eyes of a foreign object or injury. In addition, long-haired cats, such as Persian, wool often gets in the eyes.
If there are no signs of injury, and the eyes of the cat did not fester, try to wash out a strong tea brewing. To do this, brew fresh tea, let it cool and strain. Moisten a cotton swab in the tea leaves, and gently clean the corners of the eyes. You can drip eye special pharmacy drugs, such as "Sofradeks" or "Lakrimin". This necessarily strictly follow the instructions. And keep in mind that these drugs can not cope with serious infections.
If you notice any signs of a viral infection, immediately show the pet doctor. The most frequent diseases of the cat's eyes - this is conjunctivitis and creativity. And he and the other can lead to rapid loss of vision. Engage in self-treatment in this case is by no means impossible. The same is the case with eye injuries and allergies.
Perhaps increased lacrimation a cat's innate. This happens in some breeds, such as the Don Sphynx. This phenomenon is called a volvulus century. During his eyes are anatomically shaped so that the lashes begin to scratch the cornea permanently. In this case, help is only surgery - an operation in which the eyelid turns and pulls.