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Don’t get bitten

Pet owners have a responsibility to keep their pets from biting.

Did you know that cat bites may appear trivial, however, up to 80 percent of cat bites may become infected if proper care is not taken.

According to the American Humane Association, an estimated 4.7 million dog bites occur in the U.S. each year and of those, nearly 800,000 require medical care.

Resources for pet owners and those who encounter a dog or cat:

Stop your cat from biting or scratching
Dog bite fact sheet
What you should know about animal bites (article from LSU)
How to approach a strange dog

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Thank you to Officer Randall Covey, Field Services Supervisor at Washington County Animal Services