Help- I can't find my breeder and has a serious issue. My 5 yr old Pug Rocky has some sort of eye issue going on where the vet gave him an antibiotic ointment and also told me that he's not producing enough tears making his eyes very dry and painful. one eye produces 8 tears and the other 11 and they said he should be at 20 so they recommended taking him to an eye specialist which we dont have the money for. they also said he'll probably need to be on drops for the rest of his life. they recommended gentile drops.
rocky squints and i wonder if its because his eyes are dry.
help any advice would be greatly appreciated.