Eye Infections

Eye infections can cause your pet itching and pain, which can prevent him or her from being active. At Carolinas Veterinary Medical Hospital in Charlotte, NC, we provide various treatments to alleviate any discomfort your cat or dog is experiencing and improve its health. Before visiting us, learn about some causes and symptoms of eye infections below:

Eye Infections

Causes of Pet Eye Infections

Whether your pet has a scratched cornea or a bacterial infection, it is important to seek treatment as soon as possible. Some other causes of eye infections include:

    • Allergies
    • Canine distemper
    • Dry eye
    • Foreign objects
    • Fungi
    • Irritants or allergens
    • Parasites
    • Tumors
    • Viruses

Symptoms of Eye Infections

If your cat or dog has an eye infection, he or she may exhibit a variety of symptoms. Some of these symptoms include:

    • Discharge from the eye
    • Discoloration in the eye
    • Pawing at the eye
    • Redness
    • Squinting
    • Swelling
    • Tearing

Treatment for Eye Infections

When you visit us, we will discuss your pet's symptoms with you and perform a thorough examination. After our vet determines the type of infection your pet has, we will create a treatment plan for its needs. We may recommend antibiotics, topical ointments, or medicated shampoos to help your pet feel better.

Our Services

At our practice, we provide a wide range of services to keep your pet happy and healthy. Whether your furry friend needs dental care, vaccinations, microchipping, or surgery, our team is happy to help. We can also set you up with a schedule for wellness exam schedule so we can monitor your pet's health and provide any necessary treatment promptly.

Contact us for an Appointment Today

If your pet is experiencing any discomfort due to an eye infection, our team at Carolinas Veterinary Medical Hospital in Charlotte, NC, can help. To learn more about our treatments or to schedule an appointment, contact us at (704) 752-7227 today. You can also browse our website to find out about our services or visit us in person. When you need a veterinarian near me, we look forward to assisting you!

Location and Hours

10330 Feldfarm Ln Charlotte, NC 28210

Carolinas Veterinary Medical Hospital


7:30 am - 6:00 pm


7:30 am - 6:00 pm


7:30 am - 6:00 pm


7:30 am - 6:00 pm


7:30 am - 5:00 pm



7:30 am - 12:00 pm