Animal Bites

by Zara

 
Step 1

If it is a serious bite, call 999.

 
 
Step 2

Clean the wound immediately by putting tap water over it for a few minutes.

 
 
Step 3

Remove anything from the bite like teeth, dirt or hair.

 
 
Step 4

Try and make the cut bleed a tiny bit unless it is already heavily bleeding.

 
 
Step 5

If the wound is bleeding heavily, put a clean pad or dressing on it.

 
 
Step 6

Dry the wound and put a plaster on it.

 
 
Step 7

Take painkillers or calpol if the wound if still hurting.

 

Still suffering? Please call the emergency services!

 
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