Thread: Runny eyes
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Old September 17th, 2009, 08:43 PM
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Does your cat have any other concurrent symptoms, like nasal discharge or sneezing? What type of litter do you use? What kind of food does he eat? There could be a few causes for the watery eye, like a blocked tear duct, allergies (food or environmental), or a URI. Some things you can try:
  • adding 250-500mg of L-lysine powder to his food (in case the herpes virus is responsible)
  • changing the litter (especially if it's scented or very dusty, like clay)
  • eliminating all scented cleaning products and laundry detergents
  • feeding a quality grain-free wet food, no kibble
  • warm eye compresses with colloidal silver and/or eyebright

Here is a link that might help:
"To close your eyes will not ease another's pain." ~ Chinese Proverb

“We must not refuse to see with our eyes what they must endure with their bodies.” ~ Gretchen Wyler
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