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Eye Specialty Animal Clinic

Breed associated eye disease

Shih-tzu
Shih-tzu
  • Eyelid disorders (trichiasis, distichiasis)
  • KCS
  • Cataract
  • Vitreous degeneration (high risk in retinal detachment)
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
Maltese
Maltese
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Cataract
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
Cocker Spaniel
Cocker Spaniel
  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Retinal dysplasia
Bichon Frise
Bichon Frise
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Cataract
  • Vitreous degeneration
  • Retinal dysplasia
Boston Terrier
Boston Terrier
  • Eyelid disorder
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Corneal endothelial dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract (DNA test)
  • Vitreous degeneration
Yorkshire Terrier
Yorkshire Terrier
  • KCS
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Cataract
  • Lens luxation (DNA test)
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) (DNA test)
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Uveal cyst
  • Glaucoma
  • Pigmentary uveitis
  • Cataract
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) (DNA test)
  • Melanoma
Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Melanoma
  • Iris cyst
  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
  • Retinal dysplasia (DNA test)
Chihuahua
Chihuahua
  • Corneal endothelial dystrophy
  • Cataract
  • Vitreous degeneration
  • Eyelid disorders
Eyelid Disorders
Eyelid disorders
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Cataract
  • Retinal dysplasia
Coton De Tuléa
Coton de Tuléa
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Cataract
  • Vitreous degeneration
  • Retinal dysplasia
  • Multifocal retinopathy (DNA test)
Pekinese
Pekinese
  • Eyelid disorders
  • KCS
  • Macroblepharon/Exposure keratitis
  • Cataract
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
Jack Russell Terrier
Jack Russell Terrier
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Lens luxation
  • Cataract
  • Vitreous degeneration
  • Glaucoma
Poodle
Poodle
  • microphthalmia
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Lacrimal punctum atresia
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract
  • Vitreous degeneration
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
Beagle
Beagle
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Cataract
  • Glaucoma (DNA test)
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
  • Optic nerve hypoplasia
Border Collie
Border Collie
  • Entropion
  • Lens luxation
  • Cataract
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
  • Collie Eye Anomaly (CEA)
  • Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis (DNA test)
English Bulldog
English Bulldog
  • Entropion
  • Macroblepharon/ Ectropion
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Cherry eye
  • KCS
  • Cataract
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
Shiba Inu
Shiba Inu
  • Distichiasis
  • Persistent pupillary membrane
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Pigmentary keratitis
  • Pectinate ligament anomaly (possible glaucoma)
  • Cataract
Shar Pei
Shar Pei
  • Microphtalmos
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Cherry eye
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Lens luxation
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
  • Retinal dysplasia
  • Strabismus
Shetland Sheepdog
Shetland Sheepdog
  • Microphthalmia
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Punctate keratitis
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Cataract
  • Retinal dysplasia
Siberian Husky
Siberian Husky
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Microphthalmia
  • Uveo-dermatologic syndrome
  • Chronic superficial keratitis
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Cataract
  • Persistent hyperplastic tunica vasculosa lentis/ Persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous (PHTVL/PHPV)
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
  • Retinal dysplasia
Samoyed
Samoyed
  • Oculo-skeletal dysplasia
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Uveo-dermatologic syndrome
  • Pectinate ligament anomaly
  • Cataract
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
Afghan Hound
Afghan Hound
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Persistent pupillary membrane
  • Cataract
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
Alaskan Malamute
Alaskan Malamute
  • Cone degeneration (achromatopsia)
Bedlington Terrier
Bedlington Terrier
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Atresia of lacrimal punctum
  • Cataract
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
  • Retinal dysplasia
Bull Terrier
Bull Terrier
  • Entropion
  • Cherry eye
  • Persistent pupillary membrane
  • Cataract
  • Lens luxation
Chow Chow
Chow Chow
  • Entropion
  • Ectropion
  • Persistent pupillary membrane
  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
Dachshund
Dachshund
  • Microphthalmos
  • Entropion
  • Dermoid
  • Chronic superficial keratitis
  • Punctate keratitis
  • Uveo-dermatologic syndrome
  • Cataract
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
  • Retinal degeneration
  • Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis
French Bulldog
French bulldog
  • Entropion
  • Eyelid disorder
  • Cherry eye
  • Dermoid
  • KCS
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Persistent pupillary membrane
German Shepherd
German Shepherd
  • Eversion of the cartilage of the nictitating membrane
  • Chronic superficial keratitis (pannus)
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Melanoma
  • Cataract
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
  • Hypoplastic papilla ( Optic disc hypoplasia)
Japanese Chin
Japanese Chin
  • Entropion
  • Exposure keratopathy syndrome
  • Cataract
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
  • GM2 gangliosidosis
Miniature Schnauzer
Miniature Schnauzer
  • Myopia
  • KCS
  • Cataract
  • Ceroid lipofuscinosis
Pug
Pug
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Exposure keratopathy syndrome
  • KCS
  • Pigmentary keratopathy
West Highland White Terrier
West Highland White terrier
  • Microphtalmia
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Atresia of lacrimal punctum
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • KCS
  • Pectinate ligament anomaly
  • Cataract
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
  • Microphtalmia
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • KCS
  • Cataract
Basset Hound
Basset Hound
  • Glaucoma
  • Ectropion
  • Cataract
  • Persistent hyperplastic tunica vasculosa lentis/ Persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous (PHTVL/PHPV)
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