Bleeding Foot

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ninjawesome, Jan 11, 2016.

  1. ninjawesome

    ninjawesome Currently being awesome Premium Member

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    Hey guys,
    This is kind of urgent. I have a hen who has a minor wound on the top of her foot that is bleeding. I think I will just apply disinfectant and gauze, but has anyone else done it another way that worked well? Again, the injury isn't major, but I just don't want my other girls to peck at it until it becomes a major issue. Thanks so much.
     
  2. chicklover 1998

    chicklover 1998 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it should be ok on its own just separate her until it scabs gauze may attract pecking as it is something new to them and remember nothing with pain killers
     

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