cats eye and nose

HI, My cats one eye started out as tearing, with a small pink growth in the corner of the eye.It also then was puffy under the eye and then he would sneeze about 8 times in a row sometimes.the nose doesn't run, but he sneezed quite a bit last time it bleed a tiny bit.Is his eye the problem or something else, like a tooth abcess possibly?


RESPONSE:

There are a number of possibilities including a tooth issue, but it sounds more like an allergy of some type. Every spring one of my cats gets a puffy eye and sneezes a lot. She normally is allowed out on the second floor terrace which has screening even though they are indoor cats. So I apply Vetericyn Ophthalmic Gel to her eye and in a day or two all is well.

To give you an idea of eye issues I have included the links to articles on cat eyes that you might peruse. It may trigger an idea about your cat. And, I would suggest applying the gel until you can get your cat looked at by your vet.


Allergies in Cats

Cat Eye Problems

Feline Sore Eyes






Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Questions Invitation.


Having trouble finding what you need? Cat Health Index & Site Map

OR

Do you have a question to ask?...Questions

OR

Do you have a cat story to share?...Simply click here to go to that page!




"Like Us" on Facebook 

or...

"Like Us" here


[?]Subscribe To This Site
  • XML RSS
  • follow us in feedly
  • Add to My Yahoo!
  • Add to My MSN
  • Subscribe with Bloglines

I recommend our personal vet:

Randall L. Norstrem, DVM of Crestwood Animal Hospital (253-839-4744)


Take a look at our other website for travel information!

International-Travel-Writers.com


Check out our affiliates and see what they have to offer!



Wysong

Dr. Wysong, a veterinarian who developed healthy foods for cats and other animals


Whistle 3 GPS Pet Tracker

Whistle 3 GPS Pet Tracker


Best Vet Care


PetStreetMall - Quality Products at Low Prices!

Pet Street Mall …excellent selection of fun feline runs, cat dancers, cat furniture


Get 15% OFF sitewide with code SCHOOL18 at Only Natural Pet's Back-to-school Sale!

Only Natural Pet ...has products chosen for their holistic approach plus vitamins, supplements and more.


Entirely Pets...is our supplier of Feliway pet products. Also have Homeopet, topicals, etc.

EntirelyPets Daily Deals - New Deals Discounted Every Day!
Visit Petmate.com

Petmate


Canvas Cat Wall Shelves

CatsPlay-cat furniture...lots of choices & imaginative designs for cat fun


Petco


Pet WellBeing...offers natural health and wellness supplements for your pets.