View Full Version : Sore hocks

21-02-2009, 08:40 PM
I have started to notice the skin appearing on Louis feet and I dont know what to do. He has probably rubbed the skin down but how could I help his feetiees?

Thanks x

21-02-2009, 10:15 PM
Thick, soft bedding. Sudocream make my rabbit's hocks worse and actually leaving it alone has made it better. You can apply a pressure-reliving bandage if it's bad. Is it red, no fur?

21-02-2009, 10:18 PM
I would consult your vet and get some flamazine cream,antibiotis and pain relief

21-02-2009, 10:33 PM
I too would take him to the vets Emma :)

Hes not a rex is he? :? What is he bedded on? :) xXx

21-02-2009, 11:06 PM
He is a mini lop. Some fur is starting to go and mildly pink but I want to nip it in the bud before it gets worse :)
He has thick sawdust and lino underneath incase he digs and exposed.


21-02-2009, 11:31 PM
Personally, i'd change the sawdust for soft hay.