Asked in Cats (Felines), Cat Behavior
What happens if another cat bites a cat?
if another cat bites a cat it will get infected if dirt and germs get into it that's why you should treat the cat bite right away if your cat is an outdoor cat treat it right away and try to keep the cat inside as much as possible. ...
Asked in Veterinary Medicine
How does a vet treat a cat bite to a dog?
A cat bite on a dog is treated by a vet according to the severity of the bite. The dog could only require the wound to be cleaned. The vet may prescribe antibiotics as a precaution to prevent any related illnesses that may occur. Normally a dog would not require stitches from a cat bite. The vet would determine the medical needs of the dog. ...
Can doxycycline hyc be used to treat a cat bite?
If the cat bite is infected such as inflamed or swelling is present, then you need to take your cat into your Veterinarian. He or she will know the best type of antibiotic to put your cat on. It may have turned into an abscess where it needs to be opened up and flushed out and a penrose drain put in to keep it opened and draining. This type of antibiotic is not one of choice. ...
How does one treat a spider bite?
To treat a spider bite, one should clean the bite and treat it with ice immediately. For mild bites, medicine such as antibiotics and Antivenin may be necessary. If the bite is from a Black Widow spider, Brown Recluse spider, or other poisonous spiders, medical attention and hospitalization may be necessary. ...