Yes I always hand feed him anyway so its usual. I gave him a mix of toasted soy bread, I live in Japan it`s common, shredded wheat cereal and egg. I`ll give him soy yogurt later. I checked his weight last night and it was ok.
The best thing is the way the vet positioned his leg he can preen himself but can`t really reach the bandage. He`s not chewing on it at all.