My small dog was bitten by a bigger dog and had puncture wounds, i took…

My small dog was bitten by a bigger dog and had puncture wounds, i took him to vet and the vet put drainage tubes through him, these were removed and the wound was left to heal, yesterday i noticed a large lump around the wound and took him straight back to the vet, they drained the lump and said it was serum and they put tubes back in him, is this lump normal, how long will the tubes stay in and what happens if the lump returns, thank you

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Christina Chambreau
5 years ago

Treating bite wounds and abscesses in cats   If your cat is not eating, listless or the site is very painful and the treatments you have tried (or you are not yet trained) then you do need to see a veterinarian (especially an integrative one who will use this episode to actually build up health to lessen the chance of future abscesses).  I strongly recommend getting some training in understanding the wide range of approaches to health so you can be in charge of what you choose for treatments for your cats. Do you want to always go directly to… Read more »