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Hello. My name is***** and I am a veterinarian that can answer your question. I understand that Indigo has a sore on the back that responded well to ointment, but it came back again. Are you aware of how this sore keeps coming back - is Indigo picking at the skin or feathers possibly?
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Possible causes for skin lesions would include feather picking, mites, fungal organisms, or autoimmune disease (uncommon in birds and in this location). Based on the history, I would be concerned about feather picking. However, a fungal culture may be a good idea to rule out organisms. It would be appropriate to apply a skin ointment to the area. Do you need a Benadryl dose as well?
The dose is 0.2 mg. This would mean liquid Benadryl (i.e. 12.5 mg / 5 mL) can be given as 0.1 milliliter every 12 hours.
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Regarding over-the-counter ointments, I would recommend Neosporin every 12 hours. It is safe if a small amount happens to get swallowed.
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