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  • Betadine triple antibiotic ointment wonderdust

 
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    09-15-2008, 11:31 PM
  #1
Trained
wound care products

I don't really have any wound care products incase any of my horses get a little cut, or something bigger.

My BO does have stuff, but I don't really like using someone else's things.

So what are a few esstiantial wound care products to have on hand?

I already have vetwrap and a small bucket (for like soaking a foot) but that's it really.
I'm not looking to get a bunch of stuff, but just some simple wound care products.

Thanks a bunchies!
     
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    09-15-2008, 11:36 PM
  #2
Yearling
Betadine solution and triple antibiotic ointment. Those are the two products that are always always on-hand.
     
    09-15-2008, 11:41 PM
  #3
Banned
Horseman's Dream
SWAT
MTG
Dream Coat

Those items I always try to have on hand....
Horseman's Dream is a cut healer and healed up Sonny's cut underneath his head very nicely
Dream Coat is kinda like MTG but I find it also helps heal small cuts.
     
    09-16-2008, 01:34 AM
  #4
Trained
Thanks so much!

I'll head over to a tack shop and pick those up.

I had MTG, but it leaked out in my fiance's car

Must get more of that!!
     
    09-16-2008, 02:12 PM
  #5
Green Broke
Icthammol - black drawing salve
Saline solution - like you clean contacts with (for cleaning puncture wounds)
Swat
Wonder dust - or other powder to stop bleeding
     
    09-16-2008, 04:08 PM
  #6
Yearling
I always have these things handy...

- Triple antibiotic ointment
- saline soluttion
- SWAT
- MTG (to help make the hair grow back)
- Betadine solution
- Furall (I love this stuff, here's a link http://www.rods.com/p/2876,147_Fural...by-Farnam.html )

That's main stuff that I always have and I pretty much use all of it pretty often.
     
    09-17-2008, 12:30 AM
  #7
Trained
Thanks so much.

Doesn't wonder dust CAUSE proud flesh, even though it's not supposed to? Or does it cause it if not used properly?

I also saw this stuff, Corona (i think that's the spelling) is that any good?
     
    09-17-2008, 07:33 AM
  #8
Showing
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Originally Posted by SonnyWimps
Horseman's Dream
COMPLETELY agree! :) This blue cream works wonder (the best I tried out of number of ointments).
     
    09-17-2008, 10:28 AM
  #9
Green Broke
Idk about the proudflesh thing...hmm

Corona is like an ultra gooey salve/cream. I've not seen "mericle healing" with it, but I guess it doesn't hurt (??)
     
    09-17-2008, 02:15 PM
  #10
Trained
Thanks KickShaw.

I'll get it, and just be careful with it. It won't hurt to have extra stuff on hand. Everyone knows how horses are.

I won't get the corona... it just saw it in every horse magazine I looked at last night, and they didn't give a good description IMO, so I asked here :)
     

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