Why does my dogs eyes keep watering?

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Epiphora in Dogs.

Epiphora is a condition that causes an abnormal overflow of tears.

Causes of epiphora due to the shape of the eyes is seen in many breeds.

The overproduction of tears can be congenital due to distichiasis – turning in of the eyelashes, or entropion – the turning in of the eyelid.

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Mucus, yellow-green pus, or a watery eye discharge can all be signs of conjunctivitis, an inflammation of the lining of your dog's eye.

There's a wide range of causes for conjunctivitis, from allergies, injury, birth defects, and tear duct problems, to foreign matter, dry eye, distemper, or even tumors.

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Some Chihuahua's eyes water exceedingly and leave a dark stain around the eye area.

I have often heard people say My little Chi cries a lot.

Our Vet advises that they are not actually crying.

Mostly it is caused by minute particles of dirt or dust from the floor getting into their eyes and causing them to tear.

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Epiphora in Dogs.

Epiphora is a condition that causes an abnormal overflow of tears.

Causes of epiphora due to the shape of the eyes is seen in many breeds.

The overproduction of tears can be congenital due to distichiasis – turning in of the eyelashes, or entropion – the turning in of the eyelid.

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If your yorkie's tear stains are caused by bacteria, Miracle Eyes could be your miracle cure.

Finally, irritation can also cause tear stains.

Make sure that the hair around your Yorkie's eyes is properly trimmed.

Many times, little hairs can turn inward and irritate the eye.

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First, no matter the reason behind the tear stains, always keep your Yorkie's eyes clean! You can use Hypo-Allergenic Grooming Wipes or Eye Envy Dog Tear Stain Remover in combination with a good Yorkie facial comb to keep the hair under the Eye area clear.

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If you want to minimize your dog's tear stains, try one or more of these solutions: Wipe the area a few times a day with a cloth dampened in warm water or an eye cleaning solution; keep the fur around your dog's eyes trimmed short; and/or add an antibiotic-free nutritional supplement that reduces tear staining to your

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Make vision and diet part of annual exams by a local vet. Cold-water fish such as salmon, tuna, cod, haddock and sardines are rich in omega-3s, especially EPA and DHA, which are widely known to be important to cellular health. DHA makes up 30 percent of the fatty acids that comprise the retina.
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