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RE: Bite wounds

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Posted by: el_toro at Mon Oct 31 13:51:44 2011  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by el_toro ]  
   

I know it's probably too late to be helpful now, but for the future:
If there are open wounds, you should clear any particulate substrate from the enclosure until they heal over - you don't want sand or seed getting in the wound. You can also apply an antibiotic ointment like Neosporin or use a chlorhexidine spray or ointment (Nolvasan, etc). If the injury is bad, if it gets worse rather than better, or if the lizard's behavior changes for the worse, I would recommend a vet visit.

You won't be able to put these two together again. They will fight.
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Torey
Eugene, Oregon, USA
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1.2 Collared Lizards (Ripcord, Thiamine, and Riboflavin)
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