Health Topics

Animal Bites

Animal bites are frequent injuries in children.

The most common bites are from cats and dogs. Interestingly, the bites of these animals are less infectious than a human bite.

However, you must watch your child's injury closely for infections.

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Treatment for Animal Bites

Home Care for Animal Bites

Signs of Infection

Call Your Child's Doctor If:

Healing Wounds and Scars

Scar Massage Technique

Tips for Sun Protection

Last Updated: 11/2013