Treating a burn

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ridgefire, Jun 21, 2008.

  1. ridgefire

    ridgefire Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've been working on burning a stump out of my backyard. I didnt really think much of it. It was just smoldering, no open flame, but you could see a bit of smoke once in a while.

    I had the flock out free ranging while I was working on digging my trench to the barn. So I was keeping an eye on them but yet I wasnt. I did see the one leg horn over by the smoldering stump, scraping around it. Again I really didnt think much of it.

    Well next thing you know I hear this very loud screech and see her shoot straight up about 5 feet. Silly girl found the hot coals. I quickly cornered her and checked out her feet. I dont know what to look for, her feet look ok, no blisters or red spots. She seems to be walking fine. I just dont know if I should put something on her feet or just leave her be and keep an eye on her.


    Anyone?
     
  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support Staff Member

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    She may have gotten out of there fast enough. Just keep an eye on her feet and watch for blistering.
     

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