Dog Foot Injury

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Dog Foot Injury

Postby JMitch » Sat Dec 24, 2016 4:00 pm

My dog was hunting yesterday and cut the top of her foot. She has no noticeable limp but a small knot is on top of her foot. I cleaned it with saline solution. What do y'all use to clean a cut on a dog?
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Re: Dog Foot Injury

Postby GulfCoast » Tue Dec 27, 2016 9:15 am

Hydrogen peroxide, then Veticyn (sp?) or similar product. I have found with mine (probably from where we hunt) that with a puncture injury, they almost always abcess and require a trip to the vet for lancing, etc.
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Re: Dog Foot Injury

Postby DuckBoat » Tue Dec 27, 2016 8:17 pm

Dogs are tough and usually heal fine. However for nasty wounds on the livestock around here I use blu kote

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