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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-18-2012, 01:54 PM Thread Starter
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hair in my 10 week old puppy's eyes

Can anyone help me with my puppy ? she is 10 weeks old and the hair is growing around her eyes and i dont think it hurts for her to has to see past it but i cant keep it from getting into her eyes . ! any one know what i can do until it grows out ?
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My guys were always kept in a puppy cut except for Scuds. I know some people say not to do this, but I would trim the eye area. I used curved scissors with balls on the tips. I still cut around their eyes every month.

I used tiny clips to keep the hair out of Scudder's eyes.





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I know lots of people on this forum have used good ol' chapstick to slick the hair down around the eyes/face while it is growing... if you trim it, typically you have to keep up with trimming it or go through the same growing out phase.

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Hair was always in Jack's eyes, probably why he teared so much. I got in the habit of combing the hair away from the eyes. I mean he had lot of little strains of hair in his eyes. I just had to stay on top on it and keep the hair combed out of his eyes until the hair grew longer. I also cut between the eyes.



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It will eventually grow and you can put it up in a tip knot. As the hair on the face gets heavier, it will lay flatter (well, usually but not always). Sometimes it's hard to tell if they have eyes, especially with a black face!!

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