Yes, as long as it doesn't drink too much of it.
As children whenever we had conjunctivitis mother mixed up Epsom Salts in tepid water to bath our eyes. I have used this eye wash on my dogs when they have had sore eyes. I use pre-boiled water that has cooled then add ½ teaspoon Epsom salts to 1 cup water. I then drizzle the wash over the eyeball. You must be very careful to make sure the water is of good quality and is sterile by boiling it and then letting it cool. Alternatively make a saline mix using normal table salt at the rate of 1 teaspoon to 1 litre of boiled, cooled water to fluch the eye.
By giving it an enema where warm, soapy water is injected into the rectum. Epsom salts or mineral oil can also be used, but must be administered orally, not rectally.
You did the right thing by removing the hair and oozing crust. Did you use epsom salt and water? Never heard of using table salt and water. Epsom salts help draw out imperfections and pus and dry the oozing areas. I would clean the area with betadine, then put on Nu-Stock. This is a healing sulphur/oil based salve (from feed store for livestock) and it is great at healing and it also promotes hair regrowth. Good luck. These can be so uncomfortable for the dog.
you can give a dog cefuroxime but it will kill him
Since epsom salts is sometimes used as a laxative, it could cause stomach upset and/or diarrhea.
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Yes. Epsom salts combat Chlorosis.
They are ionic salts.
Pure Epsom salts do not contain any lead. Since Epsom salts are magnesium sulfate, they contain only magnesium, sulfur, and oxygen.
Because this salt was discovered at Epsom, UK.
Epsom salts are used for sore muscles in athletes and others. These Epsom salts have drying and pain relief properties. They can also be used as laxatives when ingested.
In Epsom, UK.
Epsom salts as a remedy to founder is an old wives' tale and does not prevent or remedy the condition. It is also not good to give Epsom salts internally to a horse for any more than 10 days or it will damage the kidney's.
Epsom Salts are salts. There are many different kinds of salts, the most widely known being table salt, which is NaCl. The fact that this is not the only kind of salt can cause confusion.
No, they are different.
Epsom salt is not harmful for the drains.