Vetericyn?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by farmdude, Aug 14, 2013.

  1. farmdude

    farmdude Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I discovered my male peacock's eye is messed up. It doesn't appear to be an injury. but it is swollen shut and weeping. Not sure what to do. Is it okay to spray Vetericyn on it? I don't know what else to do :(
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    I'm not familiar with Vetiricin, but you can put plain Neosporin ointment in eyes, even in people's eyes. It's what I use on myself. Or you can buy ophthalmic antibiotic ointment in a feed store for him.
     
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Vetericyn wound care is amazing stuff, but I have not used it on the eye. I know they have one designed for eyes. I have used the ophthalmic eye ointment on a bird that had a scraped eye. It's expensive though, neosporin (without pain reliever) would be less expensive.
     

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