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Bumblefoot or something else?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by countrychix, Sep 25, 2015.

  1. countrychix

    countrychix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a hen whose foot pad is swollen along with the webbing between her toes. We soaked her foot, drained pus from between her middle and right toe, and applied antibiotic cream. I can't feel anything other that the swelling and there are no scabs other than from the small incision we made. This is day 3. I can't get a picture as I my husband and I are working opposite shifts, I can only say that it looks like many of the bumble foot pics on-line minus the scab. I hesitate to cut her foot open as I don't know where to be looking. Any insight would be greatly appreciated.
     
  2. GitaBooks

    GitaBooks Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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  3. countrychix

    countrychix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you so much for the links! I was unable to find the product locally so I placed an order on-line and it should be here early next week. Luckily she is not limping despite the swelling and doesn't seem to be in pain. I sure hope it works. Thanks again.
     
    Last edited: Sep 26, 2015

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