Other articles on eye conditions and increasing owner awareness of problems that are a threat to the health and welfare of dogs.
"I don't regret what we did at Crufts", says KC chairman at eye seminar - A personal report from Simon Parsons
- Dog World Article: Seminars on eye conformation, arranged by the Kennel Club: Professor Sheila Crispin presented her illustrated talk (documents provided above) on the various deviations from normality which exists in canine eyes.
Author: Simon Parsons. Created: 18/07/2012
Additional reading on diseases that affect eyes...
BVA Eye Scheme Pamphlet:
"Alert Signs of ocular diseases in pets"
Author: Dr. Franck Ollivier, DMV, Ph.D, DACVO and DECVO
Specialist in veterinary ophthalmology (FR)
This pamphlet covers eye diseases and causes of observable eye conditions related to glaucoma, cancers, infections, corneal ulcer, etc... and behaviors or other observable signs of ocular problems that require an examination/treatment by a veterinarian and/or veterinary ophthalmologist.
"Some ocular diseases can progress very quickly and lead to the loss of the vision and/or the loss of the eye. This document reviews the signs that should be an alert for the pet's owners."