Skunk Exposure & Recipe | First Coast Veterinary Emergency Center

Skunk Exposure & Recipe

Animal Emergency Care information

The Signs:

Foul smell and burning eyes

Take Action:

Wear eye and hand protection when bathing your pet. In a bucket mix together:

  • 1 quart of 3% hydrogen peroxide
  • ΒΌ cup baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon of dishwashing liquid

The solution will fizz once mixed. Wash your pet with the solution and use a soft brush to get lather into the coat and on the skin. Leave on the skin for 10 minutes. Rinse your pet completely. Repeat as necessary.

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