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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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When i look at my dog and his eyes are open I can't see his

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when i look at my dog and his eyes are open I can't see his right pupil. It is floating up in his brow it looks like
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Boomer, 8 year old golden retriever
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Boomer?
Customer: doesn't seem to be to bothered by it
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

Can you upload a photo(s) of Boomer's right eye to our conversation? You can use the paperclip icon in the toolbar above your message box (if you can see that icon) or you can use an external app such as

I can be more accurate if I can see what you're seeing. In most instances when caretakers report an eye rolling up into the socket, the third eyelid (nictitating membrane) has prolapsed across the eye giving the impression that the eye has rolled up - a very rare occurrence.