Idea Exchange: E-collars work on limbs, too

May 01, 2010
By staff

To prevent medium to large dogs with cephalic IV catheters from chewing or licking the catheter or T piece, we place a small Elizabethan collar on the dog's forelimb. It works great and is reusable.

Dr. Vindhya Cuddapah
Nashua, N.H.