Hen has bandage tape on foot...

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by thasea, Oct 16, 2010.

  1. thasea

    thasea Chirping

    Sep 29, 2010
    Ft Myers Florida
    Well I never....

    I was outside and looked at my hens in the yard when I noticed one of them had walked onto bandage tape. How that got in the yard, I don't know. How do I get it off and hold her at the same time? Is there a simple way to do this? It's stuck to the skin of her foot pretty good. I can clip her feathers but not sure how to get it off her skin....
  2. Judy

    Judy Crowing

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    Acetone (nail polish remover, some of them, read the label) will dissolve the bandaid glue quickly. Tuck her under you arm like a football and clean with other hand.

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