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annie asked in PetsCats · 1 decade ago

my cats eyes is a little red on the bottom lid. right hand corner by her nose. does any one know what this co

i know it might be infected,i was just wondering if there is a name for this,like pink eye. thanx!

2 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    a sty maybe

  • 1 decade ago

    Pink eye is a good guess but it also just could be irritated as well or she may have scraped the lid.

    Watch for discharge that certainly indicates infection and will start within a day. You can start by gently cleaning with warm salt water on a clean cloth even a soft paper towel and wipe from inside to out and use a new section each time.

    If it gets worse or she starts sneezing call the Vet ASAP it could be much worse but if it stays the same after 2 days or gets better she may be fine. Clean it at least twice per day using a simple warm mix of salt and water for now.

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