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Leg wound Healed with Honey

This foal fell over a fence and tore the skin, leaving a wound difficult to stitch. With the application of honey under a bandage fro the first 10 days, then without the bandage, it healed nicely.
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Arabian foal’s foreleg wound day 2 (left), then one week after being bandaged with honey (right).

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The would has healed beautifully after 1 month of using Manuka honey. With time the scare became barely visible.

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