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Frog with inflammed eye

Observed: 7th August 2012 By: KittieKatKittieKat’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesKittieKat’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles

i found this young frog on the banks of my local pond, with a rather painfull looking swelling on its eye. does anyone know what could have caused this?

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I'm not sure what causes the

I'm not sure what causes the swollen eye. Perhaps an infection of some kind. It may rectify itself, although you do see one-eyed amphibians occasionally.