Is it ok to let dog lick stitches from a biopsy incision the same day…

Is it ok to let dog lick stitches from a biopsy incision the same day as the procedure?

Browse Topics:
Subscribe
Notify of
30,107 Comment threads
360 Thread replies
Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
Comment authors
2 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Rachel Wolfson
5 years ago

No, it can lead to infection, or the dog could make the stitches come out. Use an e-collar(that big cone that goes around dogs’ necks) so that your dog can’t reach it.