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Silicone Implant vs No Silicone Implant

My precious Vander was diagnosed with glaucoma and subsequent right eye blindness last weekend. We are having a a lot of difficulty keeping pressure down in the eye. He fights and fights when we attempt to put drops in, so we decided to have the eye removed next week after conferring with our eye specialist. […]

Double Eye Enucleation

Hi all! I was a vet tech for ten years and had seen many enucleations in my time but when it was going to happen to my dog I finally understood it from the owners perspective. My dog Zeke is a 10 year old diabetic American staffordshire with a zest for life. His diabetes has […]

This is Billy

Hi there, I am fostering Mr. Billy who has had years of being locked up and little or no dog exposure and suffering from progressive blindness. Has anyone else successfully worked through decreasing dog aggression in a blind dog? Billy can be aggressively reactive if a dog runs, barks or once he starts to greet […]

Pug

My pug just lost his brother. They both got sick at the same time this last spring Trouble, my remaining pug, has diabetes, gall bladder issues and stones, and one eye was just removed. The other eye should probably be removed also, it has glacoma and cataracs. I am reluctant to put the little guy […]

Mysti is now blind

Mysti is an almost 8 year old lab/rottie mix that has just lost her sight. No surgery, no accident just gone. Maybe a stroke. We as a human and animal family are struggling. Mysti and her new sister a 3 year old mix got into a huge fight yesterday, even blind Mysti won. I have […]

My Big Hearted Buddy

Hello Everyone, I’m new to the sight and am really needing some words of encouragement. My six year old Yorkie Divot is my baby as I’m sure everyone on here will same the same about their dog. For the past five years my husband worked evenings and nights and it was just me and Divot. […]

Ella, blind border collie at 9 months

Ella’s medical history: surgery to remove subluxated lenses (not totally successful, one lens remains in rear of eye), surgery to reduce eye pressure (not successful), chemical ablation of ciliary body by injection (caused blindness but successful in one eye), finally enucleation of one eye. All this in her first two years of life. The good […]

Removal of his eye

blind dog, glaucoma

I have been very fortunate to have found this blog, to read everyones stories has truly been a bandaid to my heart. Thank you to everyone who has posted pics, stories, and experiences from everyones journey as i hope my story can console anyone who is confused or curious how it is to have a […]