bumble foot?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by rockmaster, Dec 26, 2010.

  1. rockmaster

    rockmaster Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG][​IMG]I just noticed that my buff orpington has a swollen foot. I looked at the bottom of the foot and noticed a dark spot on the pad of it.
    from past reading I'm sure it's bumble foot. She is showing no sign of illness and continues to eat, drink and walks fine. I wonder if this situation will remendy itself on it's own or do I have to lance it seperate her and ect............ Again, she is not showing any signs of distress? thank-you rockmasters momma:
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    you could try epsom salt soaks, I have read that soaks can help, but I wouldn't let it go for long it is an infection and thats not so good.
     
  3. Ms.FuzzyButts

    Ms.FuzzyButts Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So sorry, but it will not correct itself. You will have to intervene. There are plenty of informative posts on here to walk you through it. Good luck..
     

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