Similarly, when the animal is affected by septicemia
like condition, the ocular mucosa shows highly congested and may
have intense reddishness. Healthy cat eyes are preferred during
purchase of cats by pet owners from the pet stores.
The eyes may appear dull in case of high fever
due to so many bacterial infections affecting the cat species.
The healthy eyes of cat should be shiny and also
clear during viewing. There is some correlation between the covering
of eyes by third eyelid and the emotional status of the cats.
Keep the eyes always clean because if more mucus accumulates, it
indicates the chances for the development of infections. Hence,
use the sterile eye washes or eye swipes for cleaning of mucus from
both the eyes.
This is most important especially in case of kittens. In these
animals, even the presence of upper respiratory infections lead
to the accumulation of mucus in the eyes.
Medications for eye diseases should be instilled carefully after
the best control measures of cat. Both eyes need to be treated.
If the infection is severe, drug may also be given by injection
form. Always assist the cat to have a clear vision.
For this purpose, you need to cut the hair material carefully
with a blunt nosed scissors. Such activities are highly required
in case of cat species like Persian cats.
Maintenance of healthy cat eye is to be viewed
seriously from the point of health. Breeders generally take serious
steps to have healthy cat eye in all the cats they rear.
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