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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-23-2012, 07:08 PM Thread Starter
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Me and my husband were outside and saw one of his cats outside with a mouse in her mouth. I got her to drop it and realized that it was still alive, we caught it and have it in a container with air holes and aspen shavings. Its bleeding a lot for a mouse, and I didn't see it, but my husband said he saw a gash in it's side. Theres probably nothing we can do, but I wanted to post something incase there is some slim chance that we can save it. For a pet mouse, I'd think that you would bandage it up, but obviously since this mouse isn't tame at all, I don't know if thats possible without getting bitten or without it escaping into the house (again). So any advice? I do plan on finding a mouse forum and posting something there, but I don't know how much time it has so I wanted to post something somewhere asap. Any help, very appreciated. Thank you.

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-23-2012, 09:24 PM
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Sad part about cat injuries is cats have some very powerful bacteria in their mouths, most animals die from secondary infections rather than the wound itself.

Only thing I could think is some neosporin without painkiller. Some kind of antibiotic ointment like that to prevent infection.

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