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  1. A

    Guinea pig Eye infection

    My little buddy's eye seemed crusty and was secreting a white fluid so I took him to the vet and they gave me some eye drops that were supposed to help, but it's been two weeks and there hasn't been improvement. I was hoping someone could help me maybe recognize what he has and suggest some...
  2. C.Courtney0310

    Soap In Piggie's Eye!

    Hi! I just bathed my piggies for the first time and I think I got a little soap in one of their eyes by accident! She keeps blinking her one eye a lot. Will she wash it out herself? I feel so bad it must sting 😔
  3. J

    Eye bulging

    I have a 2 year old guinea pig. I took her to the vet a couple weeks ago because her right eye was bulging (I’ll attach a picture) the vet had a look and says it looks like she has poked her left eye with hay causing an ulcer. The vet said that because Rosie is in pain with her left eye, it’s...
  4. Jasmined

    Does this look like a fungal infection?

    Hi! I’ve just spotted this on one of the guinea pigs. I’ve got a vet appointment booked for Monday, but just wondering if any one has any clue what it is. Is it a fungal infection? I can’t tell if it’s on the skin of the eyelid or just crustiness but the lid is also a little swollen. With the...
  5. Chlawee

    Cherry eye? Eye drops?

    Hi all, I believe my Guinea pig Jasper has cherry eye (please see photo) he appears as normal eating and his happy self. I have cleaned his eye with sterile water and he appears ok. my question is really is there any drops I can get from my chemist for him over this weekend to help treat this...
  6. B

    What’s wrong with my piggy’s eyes?!

    He eats perfectly fine and acts like a normal piggy. He’s about 4 years old, maybe a couple months younger. I only started to notice this once I zoomed in on this picture. I’m worried:( Please let me know
  7. Jasmined

    Do I need a second opinion on Poppies eye?

    Hi! Last night I noticed my one year old female guinea was the slightest bit swollen and teary in one eye. Checked again in the morning and it was definitely a little more swollen but I wasn’t sure if it was serious or something that may pass. The vet I use is obviously operating differently...
  8. Suki&Indie

    White eye film

    I have a 5 year old piggy and recently noticed a white film covering the bottom part of her eye, it doesn’t seem to be affecting her as she still eats/drinks/plays so I’m hoping it’s just a cataract. Do you think it could be anything worse though? Normally I’d just go straight to the vets but...
  9. L

    Hay eye?

    Hey guys, any idea what this can be? I think she poked her eye with hay? Should I visit the vet or will it wairnfor a while? In my country, everyting is locked except food shops and doctor (coronavirus) so I do not want to bother them if it is not something serious. thank you
  10. C

    Please help! Pigs eye is red, swollen, and pussy!

    No vet will see him and I don’t know what to do. I tried calling 5 places and they’re either booked or the exotic doctor is out. does anyone know what this could be? Any home remedy’s I can do to help him? ive been keeping the eye clean by using a warm washcloth to get all the white buildup...
  11. K

    Specialist Eye infection

    We recently had gotten a New Guinea pig from PetSmart, after a couple of days he had a very dirty eye on one side so we had the petsmart take him to their vet, they told us he had a small respiratory infection and would keep him on medication until he healed. After a few days, one of our other...
  12. S

    White spots on eye

    Hello everyone :)) hope everyone is having a good day! Mine is being stressfull, because I have been worried about my little girl misty! About a week and half ago I noticed misty had white spots on her eyes, I got really concerned because she has had problems in her eyes before, but she was...
  13. R

    White scabs on my guinea pig cookie

    Hi everyone, I hope you can help as I am a bit stuck over what to do with my guinea pig cookie. I can post some bettter photos this week if that helps. I took cookie to the vet just over 2 weeks ago as she had some scabs on her sides and back in various places, mainly in the roset middles. They...
  14. Guptheguineapig

    Guinea pig eye closing

    Good evening/night to everyone. My lovely little pig, Tippy, who has a history or middle and now inner ear infections has recently been having her left eye closing/squinting. Her eye appears as if someone is close to her eye and the reflex is to close it, except that its permanently in this...
  15. minnie-bonnie

    Lump in guinea pigs eye! Advice?

    So my 1 year old piggy has had this growing lump in her eye which I didn’t take seriously until now because I didn’t notice it before. A few months ago before I discovered it , it was quite small and just didn’t look serious and I thought nothing of it but now, I can see her eye looks like she’s...
  16. R

    White fleck in my guinea pigs eye

    Hello, I have a vet appointment booked but I am a chronic worrier and so I thought I’d pop on here for some advice! Does this white fleck look like anything to worry about? It’s not bothering him in the slightest, he’s eating, drinking and acting normally, but I’m pretty new to owning piggies...
  17. D

    I think my guinea pig is blind in one eye

    Her eye looks rather pink on the white part but on the actual eye it kinda looks normal but ontop is a thin cloudy white sheet
  18. Morgie16

    Guinea pig eye removal surgery

    We noticed a lump next to the eye on our 3 year old female guinea pig. They are thinking it is an abscess. They did x-rays to confirm that it was not due to anything dental/teeth related. Right now she is on terramycin, orbax, meloxicam and artificial tears. She is unable to lubricate the eye...
  19. P

    Crusty eye?

    My guinea pigs recovered from a URI about two weeks ago. Yesterday, we picked them up from a four-night stay at my grandma's house. After bringing them back home, I noticed one of my piggies had a bit of white crust in the inner corner of her eye. Although a bit sleepy, she was acting and eating...
  20. M

    PLEASE HELP - Crusty Eye

    At first it was just little white flakes that would go away, assuming she cleaned them off herself. Now it’s gotten this bad in the span of 3-4 days. It’s only in her left eye, and my other piggy doesnt have it. She also hasnt been eating as many pellets as before. Her and her sister would...
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