Dog Veterinary

Ask a dog vet and get answers to your dog health questions

Ask a Dog Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

I take a lot of pics of my puppy, but today one showed a…

Customer Question
I take a lot...

I take a lot of pics of my puppy, but today one showed a large told spot in one eye. Someone said I should have it checked it out. I said it was just a reflection, but now I a not sure. He is an eight-month-old toy poodle, apparently very healthy. I can send a pic if it would be beneficial. Thank you SO MUCH for any help you can give me.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name?

His name is*****'s an all-black poodle and absolute perfection. He comes from a serious pedrigree so I would be surprised he has a problem. More than that, I would be devastated anything could be wrong with my precious little buy.

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Gabriel?

Not really. As far as I know, he's extremely healthy. He's a very small toy, however. A male at 5-1/2 lbs.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Answered in 5 minutes by:
9/28/2017
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 8 months ago
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 34,249
Experience: University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
Verified

You're speaking to Dr. Michael Salkin. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm currently typing up my reply. Please be patient. This may take a few minutes.

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

I would very much like to see photo(s). You can upload photos by using the paperclip or add file icon in the toolbar above your message box (if you can see those icons on your particular device) or you can use an external app such as dropbox.com/ It can be difficult taking a good close-up of an eye so please check that your pic is in focus and shows what you want me to see prior to uploading it.

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

Thank you. An orange/yellow spot isn't normal. I can't tell, however, if I'm seeing this color in his pupil or if it's on his cornea (the clear window of the eye). Can you see his pupil in this eye? If should look black as it does in the other eye.

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 8 months ago
Hi,

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

Dr. Michael Salkin
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a dog veterinarianLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Dr. Michael Salkin Your Own Question
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 34,249
34,249 Satisfied Customers
Experience: University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience

Dr. Michael Salkin is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Debbie

Dr. Debbie

Dog Veterinarian

904 satisfied customers

Companion animal veterinarian practicing for over 10 years.

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

16,147 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, emphasis in dermatology, internal medicine, pain management

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dog Veterinarian

10,315 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

10,063 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

9,615 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet medicine and surgery.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

9,533 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Rebecca

Rebecca

Dog Veterinarian

8,299 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

< Previous | Next >

Related Dog Veterinary Questions
It's getting and for my 15 year old toy poodle to walk.
it's getting harder and harder for my 15 year old toy poodle to walk. Started with her back legs but her front legs are now taking added stress. What can I do to help support her to walk? She is healt… read more
Dr. Joey
Dr. Joey
Veterinarian
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,710 satisfied customers
I was holding my 8 pound toy poodle, and she licked the
I was holding my 8 pound toy poodle, and she licked the syrup on the end of a stamen of an asiatic lilly! I immediately wiped her tongue with my hand. Will this hurt her? … read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
714 satisfied customers
My almost two toy poodle, Stella, has spent the night
My almost two toy poodle, Stella, has spent the night switching positions every few minutes — she usually sleeps through the night moving positions maybe twice … read more
Richard Rawling
Richard Rawling
Veterinary Surgeon
BVMS
784 satisfied customers
He is a toy poodle who is 14 years old. Within the last week
He is a toy poodle who is 14 years old. Within the last week he started not eating or drinking, and now he is at the point of being put to sleep. We don't have a vet and don't want to use one. What ar… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,063 satisfied customers
There is blood in his eyeball. is a 15-year old toy poodle.
There is blood in his eyeball. Cooper is a 15-year old toy poodle. He has PRA and cataracts and is blind. He gets a drop of Ketorolac in each eye every morning and night. I took him to an urgent care … read more
Dr. John
Dr. John
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
5,053 satisfied customers
Can a bee sting cause kidney failure in a toy Poodle? She
Can a bee sting cause kidney failure in a toy Poodle ? … read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
714 satisfied customers
Toy poodle, he ate half a block of cheese and is shaking
Toy poodle, he ate half a block of cheese and is shaking vomiting etc … read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
714 satisfied customers
Had to bathe toy poodle with flea shampoo and got dome in
Had to bathe toy poodle with flea shampoo and got dome in her eyes. Flushed with water but she is still rubbing eyes … read more
Dr. Leah Hill
Dr. Leah Hill
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary medicine
657 satisfied customers
I have a maltese poodle ( more toy poodle) that has been
Hello I have a maltese poodle ( more toy poodle) that has been sneezing for a couple days and has been wheezing like it is hard for him to breath. Previously when looking I did not notice any obviouse… read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
10,670 satisfied customers
My toy poodle...no more than 10 lbs are a whole beef
Hi. My toy poodle...no more than 10 lbs are a whole beef stick/soft rawhide thing last night. Hes not himself today, lethargic and just wants to be held. … read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,408 satisfied customers
Toy poodle 9yrs lump on top/left side if looking from rear.
Toy poodle 9yrs lump on top/left side if looking from rear. Normal eating, bowel and urine, but not her normal self .... … read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
714 satisfied customers
Have 2 toy poodles who have these skin rashes, their hair is
have 2 toy poodles who have these skin rashes, their hair is falling out and they itching and scratching causes scabs. I also notice scooting on floor frequently think their glands need to be squeezed… read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,689 satisfied customers
Bloody diarrhea. Male toy poodle 16 years old. Jasper. He
He has had this issue for almost a week. Nothing helps. I gave him the medicine from the vet c… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,478 satisfied customers
My toy poodle is very lethargic and has a temperature of
My toy poodle is very lethargic and has a temperature of 103.8 … read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
714 satisfied customers
Have a constipated toy poodle puppy. Sunshine. The lady that
the lady that has her has been feeding here from the table… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,478 satisfied customers
My toy poodle ate the flesh and some of the skin of an
Hi my toy poodle ate the flesh and some of the skin of an avocado. She is a diabetic. She ate it between about 2.30 and 5.30. She seems OK and just ate her dinner, so I could give her her insulin. How… read more
Dr. Schmidt
Dr. Schmidt
Associate Veterinarian
DVM
939 satisfied customers
Same as the lady with the toy poodle with lethargy- mine was
Same as the lady with the toy poodle with lethargy- mine was climbing snow banks so I'm thinking similar situation- she doesn't want me to touch her so probably pain- I have some liquid anti inflammat… read more
Dr. Schmidt
Dr. Schmidt
Associate Veterinarian
DVM
939 satisfied customers
I'm babysitting a toy poodle for a friend for the week. She
I'm babysitting a toy poodle for a friend for the week. She just ate a small amount of dark chocolate I STUPIDLY left on the couch arm. … read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,408 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x