Dog appears to have a cut in eye

benitothebulldog

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Hello, my 4 year old English bulldog has a bright red, looks like a tear along his eye. I am scared it’ll turn into cherry eye, but I am not sure. I am buying him eye drops today, but wanted to see if this has happened to anyone else? What can I do at home for him
 

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helsonwheels

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Hello, my 4 year old English bulldog has a bright red, looks like a tear along his eye. I am scared it’ll turn into cherry eye, but I am not sure. I am buying him eye drops today, but wanted to see if this has happened to anyone else? What can I do at home for him
You need to bring him to a vet before it gets infected. He must of scratched it on something like a branch or whatever.
 

2BullyMama

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Oh my… ouch, yes, that needs a vet visit
 

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Needs to be taken to the vet and have a dye test done for scratches and potentially a prescription eye medicine. Eye issues can turn ugly really quickly.
 

MsKay13

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Hello, my 4 year old English bulldog has a bright red, looks like a tear along his eye. I am scared it’ll turn into cherry eye, but I am not sure. I am buying him eye drops today, but wanted to see if this has happened to anyone else? What can I do at home for him
Use a vet whose specialty is the eyes!
 
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benitothebulldog

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Thank you all for your comments! It did turn out to be quite a large laceration. He was given anti inflammatory and antibiotics, will have a tear test done in a week
 

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