What's the best way to clean their eyes?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by silkhope, Feb 16, 2008.

  1. silkhope

    silkhope Songster

    Apr 30, 2007
    Pittsboro, NC
    My roo that isn't feeling well and is in the garage has a crusty, watery eye. I have eyewash and have tried to take a warm cloth and clean the crust but he refuses.

    What's the best way to keep him still without stressing him out? Wrap him in a towel?

  2. d.k

    d.k red-headed stepchild

    *i used either a VERY well saturated cotton swab or very light spritzs from a misty spritz btl AND WARM SOLUTION!! Any idea what's wrong?? He may need antibiotics. OR, Have gotten something lodged in it, or even scratched it himself or have something like a cold. You need to know! LIGHTWEIGHT towel is good-- Better is someone ELSE holding em so you can work!!
    Last edited: Feb 17, 2008
  3. Pinenot

    Pinenot Songster

    Sep 11, 2007
    I would suggest that you get some VETRX and follow directions for eye colds and nasal congestion. I would also put him on aureomycin for 10 days and see if that works.

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