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    *Nat*
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    Pipers hurt her back leg this morning, think she slipped off the wall in the garden  :-\ It’s like a chunk of skin missing, can see the muscle underneath  :vomit: Not bleeding and I don’t think it could be stitched, don’t really want to do vet unles totally necessary  :-\ I have some antiseptic wound powder or is it just best to leave it  ??? It’s not bothering her, she’s not licking it!

    What do you think?


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    #85701
    Anonymous
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    Sorry Nat think thats a vet trip it can be stitched but leaving it open brings in all sort of problems it may need packing you will have nothing at home to close that hole.
    If I had a hole on the beardies that deep and that wide I would take a trip to the vets and as you know I stitch my own and superglue the devils together if needed
    Good Luck with the clumsy girlie
    Val

    #85702
    *Lassie*
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    Ouch 😮
    poor girlie 🙁
    I agree with Val, needs the vet to cover it
    :-* :-* for Piper

    #85703
    *Nat*
    Member

    Ok will take her thanks  :-*

    #85704
    Anonymous
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    ouchy Piper poor girlie :-*
    Dex sends healing licks 😛 😛 😛

    #85705
    *Nat*
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    We’re home  🙂 2 stitches in it, had antibioic injection and has some tablets for a week  🙂 I had the choice of sedation and a couple of staples  :-X, GA and leave her there for  about 5 hrs or this drug where it knocks her out then they reverse it after the stitches are done, so we went for that! Took her about half an hour to come round and she’s very dopey now but fine  🙂 The vet let me and Ellis be with her the whole time, amazed Ellis watched the stitches being done, think if it were Mitchell he’d had ended up on the floor lol  😀

    Anyway she’s ok, got desolvable stitches so hopefully they’ll go on their own ok, its not covered, vet didn’t think it necessary but I need to keep it clean and I’ll wrap a towl round her neck to stop her getting at it  🙂

    Thanks Val and Lassie for the advice and thanks Dex for the healing licks  :-*

    #85706
    Anonymous
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    Pleased she is OK see vets do come in handy the pills will just be AB
    Val

    #85707
    *Lassie*
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    Glad she is OK ;D
    :-* :-*for Piper and (((hugs))) for you, hard when they hurt themselves 😉

    #85708
    *Nat*
    Member

    Thanks yeah the pills are anti-bi’s  🙂

    She’s flaked out had a small dinner, should be fine by morning  🙂

    Oh and thank doG for insurance – £216  😮

    #85709

    Ouch poor poor Piper that looks sore – glad its all been sorted and hope its not too sore tomorrow  :-*  :-*

    #85710
    *Nat*
    Member

    Thanks Suz, Matt’s even let her on the sofa tonight  ;D

    #85711
    Izzie
    Member

    Poor Piper

    Hope it heals quickly  :-* :-*

    #85712
    *Nat*
    Member

    Forgot to mention earlier – guess who had their nails clipped while out for the count  ;D  >:D

    #85713
    Anonymous
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    hahahaha >:D >:D I tried that when Kodi had her hips scored but the sedative didnt work so never got them done! Did one the other day, but last night I laid on her got them all done in a bout 2 mins ::)

    #85714
    Diesel73
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    Glad to hear piper  :-* going to be all new.

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