Scratch? Infection?

Pure Tortoise Power

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So I found out that there are wounds at these areas shown below. I don't know how Rover got them and I'm paranoid. Its appetite is normal, no lethargy. Not sure if it's painful or not. Any idea what could be happening? Should I go to a vet for safety measures? (Couldn't be substrate stuck there, I'm certain it's indeed red)
 

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Hamiltondood

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So I found out that there are wounds at these areas shown below. I don't know how Rover got them and I'm paranoid. Its appetite is normal, no lethargy. Not sure if it's painful or not. Any idea what could be happening? Should I go to a vet for safety measures? (Couldn't be substrate stuck there, I'm certain it's indeed red)
maybe he rubbed his legs on his head to hard..? i don't think it looks too bad. i'd just do daily soaks and keep that area clean. maybe apply a dab of antibiotic ointment to help a little but i don't you HAVE to.
 

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Possibly was digging and scratched ?
Did you try to rinse it a little maybe substrate got stuck ?!
 

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I don't see anything unusual there. Normal dirt and staining on a normal tortoise head.
 

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I agree with Tom here looks fine from the pics I do not recc anything on it at this time
 

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