how to treat dog wounds at home

how to treat dog wounds at home

Home remedies for dog bite

When an animal scratches or bites breaking the skin, a number of problems can arise, the most important is infection caused by the animal's saliva

Causes of dog bites

 

A dog bite may be a minor injury or a severe attack, especially in children. If a dog bites you should demand immediately from the dog owner proof of immunization, rabies is very dangerous and it can kill if not treated on time, if the dog is foaming at the mouth is a sign of rabies

If you don't know the owner of the dog, the animal should be a catch in order to be tested for diseases.There is also the risk of tetanus in all puncture injuries. Never run from a dog it calls the animal's instincts to chase and bite.

Home Remedies for Dog Bite

 

  1. Wash the dog bite thoroughly with warm water and soap for more than 5 minutes to remove the saliva rinse with cold water and place a gauze on it.
  • Take Vitamin C it helps fight infection.
  1. Take vitamin B it helps to produce antibodies. (See below for the vitamin we recommend)
  1. If the bite is big, see a doctor it may be necessary to be stitched.
  1. Take Echinacea in tea form.
  1. Take ½ teaspoon powder of black cumin seeds (shah jeera) twice daily.
  1. Wash the dog bite thoroughly with warm water and soap for more than 5 minutes to remove the saliva rinse with cold water and place a gauze on it.
  1. Take Vitamin C it helps fight infection.
  1. Goldenseal tea the first day is very good for dog bites.Do not use this if you are pregnant.
  1. Goldenseal applied directly on the bite is helpful as a natural antibiotic.
  1. It is suggested that garlic can act as a natural antibiotic. This can help in treating the dog bite. You might consider taking few cloves of garlic three times daily till your wound is healed.

Author: Dr. Izharul Hasan

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