The vet will probably give you a cone for them, making it impossible to lick their own scars and very difficult to lick each others scars. You can also buy those at any large pet store, and there are cones made out of fabric that are more comfortable than the plastic cone Comfy Cone Soft Pet Elizabethan Collar, Specialty Items,
Once Happy and Sky had surgery at the same time (Sky got spayed and Happy had eye surgery). I'm glad I had it done at the same time, so they were bot tired, at least for the first 1 or 2 days.
I would separate them whenever I could not supervise them.
Santina, owned by
Sky, Boxer, flashy fawn, docked and floppy, 7-24-09, CGC.
Happy, Puggle, 2-28-08, CGC.