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Abrasions on chin

Good morning! The last week or so I've noticed a little blood on Tuffy's chin (probably ruptured scabs from very old acne). It's not a big deal, but I don't want it to get infected. Is rubbing alcohol okay to apply on chin or should I use some sort of ointment?

Thanks!

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Kathy Ollie Chester and Newman's picture

Alcohol usually stings...

I would use either plain brown listerine of peroxide.

I am big fan

of coconut oil with my dogs.... I also use chlorhexidine solution on a lot of their cuts and scrapes (and inside their rope) Listerine is great too!! So many things to have on the doggy medicine shelf!

kimrisa's picture

Thanks for advice!

I'll pick some up today.

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