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Torn earlobe on half.

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by GhettoRoo, Feb 23, 2015.

  1. GhettoRoo

    GhettoRoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello. So one of my hens had pecked earlobe. Just imagine ''O'' sign on half. like this: ( / )
    Like with a knife in middle.
    Any suggestions?
     
  2. GhettoRoo

    GhettoRoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The ear is like pocket, u know. SO im worried about dirt getting inside it.
     
  3. GhettoRoo

    GhettoRoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ? Just washed, and and cleaned with hydrogen.
     
  4. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Peroxide is good for cleaning something like that at first, and you can use QTips to get down inside. Iodine or antibiotic ointment can be used to help prevent infection. I wouldn't use the peroxide other than the first day or two, so that it doesn't prevent healing.
     

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