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    Default Help! Abscess and hole on whites treefrog

    One of our four whites had a 3 mm white lump on his tailbone today. Some white fluid came out leaving a hole. Will call the vet. In the meantime how should i treat this? He is eating but has seemed kind of thin recently, not thin but less fat. Thank you.

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    Default Re: Help! Abscess and hole on whites treefrog

    Took the frog to the vet. Vet did a culture. Said he saw white blood cells and bacteria in the microscope so put him on cipro drops until culture comes back. Frog has edema on his back legs and seems tired. Can climb up the glass. But appetite is reduced.

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    Default Re: Help! Abscess and hole on whites treefrog

    We have renamed Brownie Uncle Fester. He is moving around more and cheerfully ate six two week old crickets this morning. Am hoping he will recover.

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    Default Re: Help! Abscess and hole on whites treefrog

    Uncle Fester is improving i think. He ate five crickets tonight and one of his really swollen back legs is almost back to normal size. Am still applying cipro drops twice daily and waiting for the culture results.

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