Dog Dry Eyes
Dry eyes often develop gradually with symptoms worsening over time. It usually affects both eyes (one eye is often affected first or more severely)
Dry eye can be an extremely painful condition. Observe their behaviours since dogs are excel at hiding pain. If let it progress without treatment, it can lead to conjunctivitis, eye ulcers; permanent scarring, or even loss of an eye.
Other signs include Rubbing eyes, Trying to keep eyes closed, Prominent blood vessels or Dark pigments on the eyes' surfaces, repeat conjunctivitis and eye infections
Other breeds prone to dry eyes : West Highland White Terrier, Pekingese, Pug, Lhasa Apso.and and Shih-tzu
If your dog has a history of eye irritation and(or conjunctivitis) and at-risk or is a high-risk breed, make sure to get the eyes screened by your vets
Source: NPUST Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital