How to apply eye medication

This step-by-step guide will help you with administering eye medications to your cat.

Your veterinarian will provide you with eye medication. It can either come in the ointment formula or drops. If your pet has been prescribed both ointment and drops, apply the drops first, wait 5 minutes and then apply the ointment. The amount of medication required will also be advised. It is important to note that the number of drops required may differ throughout treatment as determined by the response to treatment.

Your pet may experience blurry vision following the medication, so always keep them in a safe spot indoors after treatment.

Eye medications are often prescribed for:

Step 1 Clean the eye of any discharge

Step 2 Applying eye ointment

Step 3 Applying eye drops

Seek veterinary care immediately if your pet