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How can you tell if your dog has cattaracks. I think my dog…

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How can you tell if your dog has cattaracks

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with the dog?

I think my dog has cattaracks

Veterinarian's Assistant: Where does your dog seem to hurt?

He sometimes try to wipe his eyes he looks like ther is a cloud on his eyes or something in his eyes cloudy sometimes

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. What is your dog's name and age?

Almost 13 this year and his name is toby

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is Toby?

13 yrs this year he is a mini dauchoound

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Toby?

I give him med daily for seizures his eyes are cloudy some times in places not all over i was told 2 months he is geting cataracks how l ong does it takie for them to go blind and can i give him something to help him what are the cost for surgery for cataracks

Submitted: 24 days ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Peter, Veterinarian replied 24 days ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Peter, Veterinarian replied 24 days ago

Friend, if you are noticing your dog's eyes getting cloudy this may be a condition called "Lenticular Sclerosis," which basically means the lens is getting old. It does not interfere with vision and requires no treatment. I would have your family veterinarian check his eyes to determine if this is Lenticular Sclerosis or cataracts.

My goal is to provide you with excellent service - I hope I've provided the information you were seeking, if you feel you have received anything less, please reply back as I am happy to address follow-up questions. Kindly rate me when you are done.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Peter, Veterinarian replied 22 days ago
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I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
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