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I recommend that you take him into see a veterinarian. In the normal eye most tears should not leak from the eye. There is a small duct near the inside corner that should drain the excess tears to the nasal passages. Excessive tearing from the eye can be due to a blockage of the duct or an underlying abnormality with the eye. Your vet can talk to you more about the cause of the tearing and the treatment that he needs after they have examined him. As for cleaning the eye warm water on a cotton ball or wash cloth can help to remove the crusts.
John Smith, DVMVeterinarian
Dr. John Smith is a graduate of LSU, Class of 1998. He has over 10 years of experience...
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