Help! Pigeon Injury!

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by The Red Rooster, Oct 13, 2012.

  1. The Red Rooster

    The Red Rooster Poultry Observer

    My cat somehow bit my pigeons thigh through the bars of the cage. It's a very deep cut. I can see the bone in the cut. What can I do for it? Will it get infected? Need some advice asap.

    Thank you.
     
  2. dracoe19

    dracoe19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would clean it out and put neosporin on it and possibly try to sew it up. Is there a lot of blood? Is the bird in obvious pain or discomfort or just being "normal"? Also if you can get a picture that would be a great help in giving advise.
     
    Last edited: Oct 13, 2012

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