My Dog’s Eye Is Red What Should I Do?

Reviewed By Julie •  Updated: 02/05/21 •  3 min read
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Did you know that your dog’s eyes work just about the same as your own? Just as your own can become irritated and red, so can your dog’s eyes.

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In this article we’ll take a look at the most common causes of red eyes in dogs, and what to do if your dog develops red eyes.

What Causes Red Eyes in Dogs?

It can be scary when your dog develops red eyes. You wonder if your dog’s eyes are irritated and hurting, itchy, and more. Who wants their dog to be uncomfortable or sick?

Red eyes can be caused by numerous health issues:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What to Do If Your Dog Develops Red Eyes?

First, don’t panic. Your dog’s red eyes don’t always mean there’s a major problem. However, if your dog has never had red eyes and this condition comes on suddenly, then it’s a good idea to have him checked by the vet.

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Julie

Julie is a graduate of the University of North Carolina, Wilmington, where she studied Animal science. Though contrary to the opinion of her parents she was meant to study pharmacy, but she was in love with animals especially cats. Julie currently works in an animal research institute (NGO) in California and loves spending quality time with her little cat. She has the passion for making research about animals, how they survive, their way of life among others and publishes it. Julie is also happily married with two kids.

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