Augenkrankheiten in Kaninchen


Kim Chilson


 Differential diagnosis

Corneal ulcers in rabbits

Differential diagnosis for a runny eye in rabbits

Protruding nictitating membrane (third eyelid)



White eye discharge



Clinical cases, by Dr. D. L. Williams


Bacterial infections

Video: Conjunctivitis in a young rabbit


Eye lens related disorders

Cataract in rabbits 

Congenital or juvenile cataract in a rabbit

Case report, Toffik presenting eye bilateral lesions and nasal crusts, by Dr. Magdalena Stasiowska


Eye gland related disorders

Meibomian cyst or the development of a white nodule on the rabbit eyelid

Prolapse of the Harderian gland or “Cherry eye”


 Besondere Augenkrankheiten

Corneal abrasion and ulcers

Pseudopterygium oder auf die Kornea übergreifende Bindhautduplikatur bei Kaninchen

Corneal lipidosis or dystrophy in rabbits

Anterior corneal dystrophy of american dutch belted rabbits: biomicroscopic and histopathologic findings, by C.P. Moorer, R. Dubielzigan D.S. and S.M. Glaza

Spontaneous pre-Descemet’s membrane corneal opacities in rabbits, by G. Durand-Cavagna, M-F. Hubert, G. Gerin, and S. Molon-Noblot


Danke Kim Chilson, für die schöne Zeichnungen