Dr. Teresa Manucy is a 1997 graduate of the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital in 1998.
Her practice experience has been working with small animal and exotic animal species on the west coast, east coast, and in the midwest. She currently resides in Florida with her husband, their two children, and their beloved dog, cat, and leopard gecko.
What Is an Eye Infection in Hamsters? Infection of the eye in hamsters involves an inflammation of the outermost layer of the eye and is also referred to as conjunctivitis or pink eye. If you notice your hamster’s eye is inflamed, seek veterinary care within 24 hours. Any delay could allow for progression of disease symptoms if not treated and may result in a system infection...