Re: Claw, hoof and horn

From:Nancy E Weber <>

I have used Nair.  Completely submerge specimen in Nair, cover to keep Nair
from drying out. Change about every 3 days until the specimen becomes
pliable and you can cut thru it.  Can take, tho, a week or longer depending
on size of original piece.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Dr. Willie H. Bingham" <>
To: "HistoNet Server" <>
Sent: Thursday, June 14, 2001 7:23 AM
Subject: Claw, hoof and horn

> Hello Histonet subscribers,
> I work in a veterinary laboratory. I would like to know if there is
> something that one can use to soften hoof, claw or horn in order for them
> be sectioned into microscope slides?
> Thanks in advance,
> WB

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