Month: May 2016

Boston terrier with secondary glaucoma…..

My BT named Keith developed cataracts a couple years ago when he was 7. They came on fast, and while I knew he was mostly blind, I couldn’t leave his eyes as is since glaucoma would likely result with pain etc. I took a chance on saving at least one, and had both lenses replaced. […]

Lucy is a trooper

Hi everyone, I am new to this site. Thank you for all of your stories i feel better after reading them. My dog Lucy had surgery 1/31/2016 to have a large tumor removed from her chest and a cracked back tooth, right side. She healed fine from the surgery. Two weeks later I noticed her […]

My dog lost an eye – Need advice

blind dog, dog fight

Recently my dog got into a fight with another dog and she had her eye ripped from her head and the vet was unable to save it. she has now had her left eye stitched shut, the pupil in her other eye is still fully dilated and the vet said it was because of the […]


blind dog, corneal ulcer

Six days ago for my bday I rescued a 7 year old Pekingese named Louie. Louie already had one eye gone, being in a rescue shelter I don’t know a lot of his history. It was love at first sight for me, I knew he was family instantly! I noticed when I first went to […]


A little bit about me, I am currently a grad student living in New Orleans. I adopted my first puppy Bradley a 7 y/o maltese mix back in December 2014 he was rescued from a puppy mill. Yesterday, I adopted Winston a 15 y/o maltese mix that had been surrendered by his owners to the […]