Would it be bad of me?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Pinenot, Dec 4, 2007.

  1. Pinenot

    Pinenot Songster

    Sep 11, 2007
    I was thinking of posting pictures when I have to amputate my birds toe. I know I will have to do it or take her to a vet. If I do it should I post pictures for all to learn by? Tell me what you think.

    Edited-I was given step by step instructions by Dr. Brown. He gave me a lot of info and a lot of confidence that I can do this procedure and it may even save my birds life, if I do it before it gets to the foot area. Right now it is just the tip 1/3 of the toe.
    Last edited: Dec 4, 2007
  2. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Songster

    Oct 1, 2007
    Ophir, CA
    I would seriously be interested, but I freely admit I am kind of strange. All the medical stuff just totally interests me. I'd let people with more sensitivities answer.
  3. eggchel

    eggchel Crowing

    Dec 26, 2006
    Both Coasts
    Posting pictures of a surgical procedure is okay as long as you put a warning in the title that there are graphic photos in your post. You should also announce it in your first paragraph and then you might consider putting links to the photos rather than loading the actual picture.

    Thanks for asking before posting.

  4. karri25

    karri25 Songster

    Feb 5, 2007
    I know some people are upset at surgery pics and such but I was afraid that I was going to have to use the "crop surgery" posts not long ago. Thank goodness it didn't come to that but I felt better knowing the info was here. I say take Chel's advise and go for it. More knowledge can never be a bad thing. And Good luck! I was sorry to read about your baby, I hope that it gets better.
  5. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

    Jun 10, 2007
    Douglasville GA
    I think it would be a great refference post, just make sure to put the graphic pic warning in the title.
  6. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Nope, I think it would be a great thing to refer to, if Goddess forbid, we had to do it to one of our birds.

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