"I'm new to this site but I saw this post and wanted to say that this is not common in western ranching. Although I have seen one instance where the father wanted to be called by his first name by his kids around the crew. I think it was his…"
"memories of it, certainly. But I'm perfectly content with washing it with water and peroxide (at first), then using neosporin or a betadine derivative. No need to pour the alcohol (the tincture part, and what makes it hurt) into the wound. "