Maya’s midnight trip to the vet

Adrian and I got home an hour ago after taking our dog, Maya, to the vet for an after-hours emergency. Earlier this evening we noticed her squinting and her eyes looked bloodshot. Then, her third eyelid came up. I started to get very worried because this obviously looked totally abnormal, so I called the vet and we went in at almost 11pm.

Turned out that it was a good idea, as she has a scratched cornea and the vet said that waiting until tomorrow could have caused a lot of pain and potential problems for our little girl. He gave us some antibiotic ointment to put in her eyes a few times per day and scheduled us for an appointment on Friday. She is already looking better.

I love our vet!

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