No pus that I can see but it is watery. Comments are not for promoting your articles or dog cut leg sites. No blood and no foul smells or pus discharge not sure how hold it is. Add a comment to Shirley's experience.

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My dog is 7 years old and in the past had trauma to his legs from , resulting in acral lick dermatitis. No pus that I can see but it is watery. Go into your first aid kit and grab a pair of forceps, reach down into the wound and grab the tip of the vessel and clamp it shut. Wash your hands to remove all of the hair before finishing. She is acting fine and eating normally.

Next in our “How to” series, we tackle how to treat minor scrapes or cuts on your dog at home emphasis on the minor! Any injury that fully.

Is this a good sign? Add a comment to Booger's experience. They don't look like scratches. Today it opened up and was bleeding. Sir, My pug was given antibiotic injections for four days for skin infection by veterinarian. Just pink open wounds.

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Was this experience helpful? Small wounds that are sutured heal quickly and produce very little scar tissue. Today we noticed about a centimeter wide gash. If the wound is small and superficial like a scrape then you may be able to treat it by carefully cleaning the wound with a product like gentle iodine or chlorhexine. They have said it is unlikely that they will be able to stitch it and instead will have to treat it as an open wound.

It would be worth having your Veterinarian take a look due to the size and location of the wound. Thank you for your email.

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Add a comment to Booger's experience. But please check with your Veterinarian.

If you do not see any improvement you should check in with your Veterinarian. I'm not sure why Teddy might be developing these lesions, but if you have noticed 2 over a couple of weeks, and the one on his face isn't healing, it would be best to have him examined by a veterinarian.

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Learn how to treat minor wounds, such as a cut or bruise, on a dog. Minor injuries occur most frequently on the legs and paws, especially after exercising in .

Apply a temporary bandage. My dog had surgery to remove a lump dog cut leg sutures after the operation. For dog cut leg meantime, it is a case of keeping the wound clean, dry and free of debris; regular cleaning with povidone iodine and applying a thin layer of Neosporin. I saw a very big wound on dog head which is very very serious.

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Is there anything I can use to help with the removal? Many clinics offer a 'free first exam' that will allow you to at least have him seen and get an idea as to what might be the appropriate therapy for him.

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My dog has a large open wound and my veterinarian recommended leaving it open surgical closure or bandaging (wounds on the face or high up on the leg).

Are stitches required or will it heal on its own? My 10 year old dog had a split toe nail, took her to my vet, they removed the toe nail, no stiches, or staples. Add a comment to Tyson's experience. Remove the temporary bandage, clean off the lubricant, and clean it again if you need to. Most pet superstores sell plastic collars that will keep your dog from reaching his bandage.

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It will eventually fall off, but the wound underneath the bandage can be pretty severely infected by that time. Rated as Moderate Condition. I am really needing an explanation, please help.

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