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Can you use Neosporin on a cats wound under his chin?

My elderly cat has some scratches under his chin that he won't let heal. I think it itches as its healing and he's just reopening it. I need to find out if it is safe to use Neosporin on him and if I should use claw caps to prevent any further itching. THANK YOU in advance.


Asked by Member 1188974 on Sep 7th 2013 Tagged antibioticointment, cut, wound in Skin Problems
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Orion Hemingway

Although you can in the meantime, there are products in pet stores which are preferable such as dermasol and antiseptic wipes. Claw caps will definitely be a good idea. Has he been exposed to any possible source of fleas or ticks- this would exascerbate the itching. ^_^ Give him treats to distract him like Healthy Skin and Fur SmnartBites by greenies.


Orion Hemingway answered on 9/21/13. Helpful? Yes/Helpful: No 0 Report this answer