Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, dry, and enucleation

This wonderful older dog with “dry eye” in the left eye. The treatment philosophies, realities, and some of the decisions that going to a case like this. This older, but not old, Boston terrier has a condition called “dry eye” Also known as keratoconjunctivitis Sica or KCS. For reasons we don’t understand, the body develops … Read more

Corneal Ulcers in Dogs and Cats

Corneal Ulcers in Dogs and Cats This one page document describes corneal ulcers and the differences between that and conjunctivitis, and some of the situations that can surround the corneal ulcer case. And eye that “pops” (phthisis) is the worst end-game and is to be avoided.