Blackburn Animal Hospital

9877 3277


Brachycephalic Breed Surgeries and Management

Do you have a Brachycephalic dog or cat such as Pug, French or British Bulldog, Boston Terrier, Shih Tzu, or Pekingese? Or are you considering owning one? If so, you've come to the right place. We have extensive experience in these special breeds and we know from experience what advice you need and how to manage the conditions including: 

- BOAS (Brachycephalic Obstructed Airway Syndrome): stenotic nares, ESP, Everted laryngeal saccules, Hypotrachea, Caudal aberrant terbinates
- Vomiting due to the reflux of stomach contents caused by BOAS 
- Allergies: skin, ear infection, food
- Eyes: KCS (dry eye), Cherry eye
- Eyelashes: ectopic cilia, trichiasis, distichiasis
- Eyelids: Entripion, Ectropion
- Spinal disorders: Hemivertebrae, Degenerative myelopathy. Spina bifida. 
- Orthopaedic conditions: Cruciate ligament, patella (kneecap) luxation, hip and elbow dysplasia
- Urogenotal disease: vulvoplasty, urethral prolapse
- Anal sac disease
- Corkscrew tail amputation

We have been successfully treated and managed all the above conditions in these breeds. Seung likes these flat-faced breeds and has two Pug X's himself. Please contact us to get a practical and experienced advice.