I think one of my turtles bit the other ones tail off! :(

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emerald_and_clover
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It was a long tail now it is a stub with white stuff on the end. Id this infectionous? Should I take him to the vet?
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I would clean the wound with clean water and just in case there is an infection i would would put betadine on the area in which was bitten then i would apply a topical cream such as neosporin,polysporin, or use Reptiheal which is made especially for reptiles. Afterwards I would let the turtle dry for an hour after treating the wound. Place in a separate tank with clean water. You can add StressCoatthat is made for fish as to assist your turtle in the healing process. Treat daily for about a week if you see some improvement continue until better.If there is no sign of improvement consult your vet.

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