Kit’s eyes look sunken with dark rims

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I have a 4 week old kit from a litter of 5. The past couple of days I thought his eyes look slightly off somehow. The rim looks a bit off, not really red but definitely dark. Is this normal?
This morning I thought I noticed a very slight yellow green color around the kit’s nose, so I immediately thought it might be snuffles. I luckily haven’t seen that in my rabbits before, so I don’t have experience with it, only from what I’ve read online and on here.

I immediately checked all the other kits in the litter and they all seem perfectly healthy. The mom also seems to be in perfect health. I haven’t heard any sneezing from any of them, including the kit in question. Am I overreacting or could this be a very early sign of snuffles? Should I try to wean/separate the kit from the rest?

I haven’t introduced any new rabbits since I got them all in July and up until now no health problems. I was really considering keeping this kit as a breeder too. He’s the biggest of the litter and such a cute color. :/
 

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I don't see anything off with him, at least in my initial look. As I at the blow ups of the photos his eyes MIGHT be a bit odd-shaped. They should be basically smoothly round/oval and they might be a bit off. I don't have the words tonight to describe what I think I am seeing.

I might suspect he's a messy eater at four weeks... some kits will get a green tinge through that messiness.
 

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He is beautiful. his head is very slim but I don’t see anything wrong.
Thanks for replying! He’s such a sweet little thing too, I’m really hoping he stays healthy and everything. Maybe he’ll fill out as he gets older lol.
 

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I don't see anything off with him, at least in my initial look. As I at the blow ups of the photos his eyes MIGHT be a bit odd-shaped. They should be basically smoothly round/oval and they might be a bit off. I don't have the words tonight to describe what I think I am seeing.

I might suspect he's a messy eater at four weeks... some kits will get a green tinge through that messiness.
Thank you for looking and for your input! He is a pretty messy eater, and I’ll keep watching his eyes. I went back and looked more closely at photos of him at 2 weeks old and his eyes sort of looked like that shape even back then… so maybe it is just how he looks. 😅
 

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