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Eye Problems

Postby ProCreationReptiles » Fri Mar 09, 2012 7:11 pm

I was feeding Roxy tonight and I put him back in his enclosure. He sneezed a little to get the chicken that he scarphed down out of his nose and when he sneezed, I noticed that his eyes kind of, I guess blew a bubble?

I don't think he is acting differently, normal breathing, no wheezing, and as always, wanting to move, always curious, wanting to get into something.

I will be keeping a close eye on him this weekend since I am home from work but I am wondering if anyone else has seen this? There is no irregular discharge from his eyes, there are as they normally are....

Any suggestions or opinions/advice is greatly appreciated.....

Thanks All
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Re: Eye Problems

Postby Richard.C » Fri Mar 09, 2012 9:17 pm

probably nothing to worry about,could be any number of reasons,eg substrate in eye or rubbing it on something,if hes behaving normally it should be fine,just keep a close eye on it just incase i guess
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Re: Eye Problems

Postby Jeff » Fri Mar 09, 2012 11:15 pm

I have seen hat from time to time. It has never been any kind of issue. I assume it is the same as when you sneeze and your eyes water. I wouldn't worry about it as long as there is no discharge over the weekend.
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