Donkey with wound / by ass. Alaa Al-Atrash
Place: Ain Al-Joz ( villages of Musiaf)
Date: August 2006
Owner: Sami Al-Ali
Animal: donkey ♂ 7 years
Case : wound due to a bite of hyena
On one of the mobile clinic rounds to the villages of Musiaf in Ain Al-Joz , a boy of 13 years was waiting SPANA team . when he saw the mobile clinic he run towards us. He ask the team to treat his donkey (Try ), he began telling us the all story how Try was attacked by a hyena and he couldn't defend himself because he was tied by a tree. When the small owner rescued Try from the hyena , the donkey was affect with many bites. The treatment began by cleaning the wounds with water and soap , then by the solution of iodine . Try was given 3000 I.U. of antitetanus, , 4 doses of antibiotic . and proper doses of vitamin. The wounds were treated daily with antiseptic spray and the ointment of the blue methyl for 7 days until the complete recovery.
The boy was very happy and thanked SPANA for the treatment.
Cost of treatment:
- antitetanus : £ 0.90
- antibiotic : £ 0.90
- oint. of blue methyl : £ 1.00
- solution of iodine + medical guze : £ 0.60
- vitamin : £ 0.10
- antiseptic spray : £ 0.30