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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