Horse Lover asked in PetsDogs · 4 years ago

What do you do if your dogs gets bit by a fire ant?

6 Answers

  • 4 years ago
    Favorite Answer

    It's amazing what you can find if you Google!! There are other websites.

  • 4 years ago

    I tried holding her foot down in cold water but it only helped for 5 min. She would not sit still for the ice bag so I gave her a Benadryl which seemed to help after about 15-20 min. I tried not to stress her too much since she was also recovering from dental surgery.

  • 4 years ago

    I've heard you can make a paste of baking soda and water and put it on the affected areas. Using an ice pack wrapped in a towel or cloth can help ease discomfort. Could call the vet and see if benadryl is safe to give also.

  • Shawn
    Lv 7
    4 years ago

    If there's no allergic reaction, you could put some antibiotic ointment on there.

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  • 4 years ago

    Ask your vet.

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