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NEED DIRECTION - MY SILKY'S EYES ARE BOTH SWOLLEN SHUT

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Girl43, Feb 20, 2013.

  1. Girl43

    Girl43 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi. can anyone suggest how to treat this situation PLEASE.
     
  2. KBG204

    KBG204 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Adult or baby?
     
  3. Girl43

    Girl43 Out Of The Brooder

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    She is approximately a year old. Started with one eye and I left it to clear on its own...now she's got both kind of sealed up. Her appetite is good and she's running around but can't see.
     
  4. KBG204

    KBG204 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wipe her eyes at least twice a day with warm water. Add a little saline. She wont like it, but it well help speed up the healing process.
    I had a rooster that had the same problem, healed up nicely. Good Luck with your Silkie.[​IMG]
     
  5. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    Check the cleft on the roof of her mouth for pus. Sounds like she has a sinus infection.
     

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