So my horse got a small cut, I know this is being a little crazy but I put peroxide on it, and triple antibiotics. It's just a small cut, but it was sort of an open wound, and I didn't want it to get infected... do you think I went a little over bored? Should I should have just left it?
Any cut is worth cleaning...and then leaving alone to heal. Peroxide is not the best and is actually a poor anticeptic. Our cut routine is wash with antibacterial soap/water, wipe with betadine, apply your triple antibiotic (e.g. neosporin), and leave it be, only checking for any signs of infection.
But yah, it should heal pretty soon here, it's not deep, but I didn't want her getting infection!
|All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:48 AM.|
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.