How do u heal up a wound on a rooster?

Chickadee-23

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My rooster free ranged for almost a year now we have dog shes Pitt bull shes a year old, but shes not too friendly with chickens, shes in a chain link pen with top, my rooster roosts in tree by her pen so some how he fell into her pen, and my dog got him he has 2 wounds on his back not real deep he cant walk real well, hes breathing lil heavy maybe from shock, what can i do to heal his wounds? I try an post pic tomorrow!! Oh btw i put antibiotic cream on for now it happened tonite at roosting time. Thanks :(
 

Eggcessive

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Clean the wounds with weak Betadine, dry then apply antibiotic ointment. Repeat the ointment daily, and watch for infection--redness, selling, wound discharge or foul smell. treat him for shock by placing him in a cage with food and water, and keep him warm.
 
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