Dogs Being Bitten: What To Do If You Get Bitten By A Dog Or A Cat
(Image:max_bytes(150000):strip_icc()/GettyImages-983371768-5c44d60dc9e77c000199b413. Puppies are so curious they may approach a strange dog or even a wild animal. Bites from wild animals or unknown pets create a potential rabies risk.
Cats unhappy with a pestering dog could chomp down. Nearly all cat bite victims become infected. First Aid for Animal Bites: Break up the fight before you become a bite victim yourself. Some bite injuries can break the lungs or tear the diaphragm. Keep him warm, and his head lowered, and get him to the vet as soon as possible. Put a clean towel around the dog’s tummy and back. If the eye goes out of socket, soak it with sterile gauze pad or new makeup sponge. . . .