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My 18 month old cat seems otherwise healthy but in the inside

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My 18 month old cat seems otherwise healthy but in the inside corners of his eyes the membranes seem a little swollen. Should I be worried?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Terri replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
I am sorry Jet has this trouble. It does sound like an allergic reaction to grass pollen.
As long as he is eating and eliminating normally it is NOT necessary to stress him with a vet visit at this time
Apply damp, room temp teabags to his eyes. Try to leave it on 2 minutes and off 10 for an hour. Repeat every four hours.
The tanic acid in the tea will sooth and reduce the swelling.
Please let me know how Jet is doing.
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Terri