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Pickles right eye has been bothering her for quite some

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Pickles right eye has been bothering her for quite some time... she squints and it is red and irritated. At first i thought she kept getting hair in her eye but only her right eye does it. what should i do? it usually goes away after a few hours but its been irritated nonstop since yesterday morning?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the cat's name and age?
Customer: Pickles and about 1-2 years old
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Pickles?
Customer: she was a stray and has never been to the vet before
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Lori replied 8 months ago.

HI my name is***** and I can offer some advice.

Does her left eye ever become affected?

Expert:  Dr. Lori replied 8 months ago.

Things to consider for pickles are:

What you can do to make her more comfotable is warm copress over hte eye with a warm moist towel. Also flushing the eye with saline to keep it clean.

She may need antibiotics. Leaving it untreated cat result in eye damage.

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Expert:  Dr. Lori replied 8 months ago.

Hi how is Pickels doing today?

Expert:  Dr. Lori replied 8 months ago.

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

Dr. Lori