Cuts and bite wounds
How to treat cuts, bites and wounds
- Contact the practice for advice.
- The most appropriate treatment will depend on the severity and size of the wound.
- Avoid removing any foreign bodies that may be inside the cut, as this can cause further trauma or bleeding.
- If the wound is dirty, you should ideally flush out the area with salt water.
- Apply a pressure bandage.
- Give your pet a salt water bath if appropriate.