We Remember The Magic Caf We Remember
[ Lost Password ]
  [ Forgot Username ]
The Magic Cafe Forum Index » » Polly wants a cracker... » » Rabbit tear stains (0 Likes) Printer Friendly Version

View Profile
Inner circle
2020 Posts

Profile of JSBLOOM
I have a dwarf rabbit and for some reason, one of his eyes, gets what seems to be salty build up. The other is fine. Any ideas why?
View Profile
Inner circle
5711 Posts

Profile of Regan
It may just be "weepy eye". I'm not sure if that is the correct medical term or not, but it's a condition where rabbits eyes tear up and water. It's usually nothing to worry about and clears up on it's own. This is the time of year when shedding is worse in my area, and usually my bunnies eyes water some during shedding periods. I guess hair among other things can get in their eyes and irritate them.

Is it worse at certain times of the year? I can't judge how bad the problem is from your post, but if it does not clear up within a few weeks, or if it worsens, then talk to a vet. I had an eye salve for my bunnies that I used in the past, but it's been years ago.

By all means seek other advice. I am only making a suggestion from my experience. Hopefully someone with more knowledge about those symptoms will chime in.

Good luck!

Mister Mystery
View Profile
Inner circle
1423 Posts

Profile of Mumblemore
I hear runny eyes are a bad sign. I'd take it to a vet, or at least a breeder. . . Rabbits don't really get diseases, as I understand it, but they can be terribly impacted by colds.
Bob Sanders
View Profile
Grammar Supervisor
Magic Valley Ranch, Clanton, Alabama
20534 Posts

Profile of Bob Sanders
Find a very successful person who shows dogs. There is a product called "Angel Eyes" that is specifically used for that. (The winning eyes have it!)

Bob Sanders
Magic By Sander
Bob Sanders

Magic By Sander / The Amazed Wiz

The Magic Cafe Forum Index » » Polly wants a cracker... » » Rabbit tear stains (0 Likes)
[ Top of Page ]
All content & postings Copyright © 2001-2022 Steve Brooks. All Rights Reserved.
This page was created in 0.01 seconds requiring 5 database queries.
The views and comments expressed on The Magic Café
are not necessarily those of The Magic Café, Steve Brooks, or Steve Brooks Magic.
> Privacy Statement <

ROTFL Billions and billions served! ROTFL