Anonymous asked in PetsDogs · 1 month ago

Will my dog be alright?

He went over across the street to play with them dogs, he got bit on the mouth and his leg lemping, a lil boy saved him. He still moving around. Will he be okay?

9 Answers

  • Ocimom
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    No.  Take the dog to the vet.  You don't know if those other dogs have shots or what they may have.  The fact that he got bit on the mouth and is limping should have told you to take him in right away.

  • 1 month ago

    There is no way any of us can examine your dog.  No way we would know.  If necessary, you may need to take the dog in to see a Vet.  If the wounds are minor & you can tend to the wounds, no need for a Vet.  You can google, 'how to tend to dog fight wounds'.

  • 1 month ago

    We don't know... we are not vets. 

    Why did you allow him to go across the street  

  • 1 month ago

    You need to put one of those funnels around his neck.

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  • 1 month ago

    Gee, I don't know => we are not able to do mind melds w/ the dog or see him thru a crystal ball.  Your question should be asked of YOUR VET.  

    Dog bites generally become infected (without antibiotics & a good cleaning).  A mouth or muzzle bite may impend his ability to eat.  If he is limping, it suggests he also got bitten there or tore something like an ACL trying to fight or get away.  Of course allowing him to run loose is ILLEGAL and allowing him to cross the street means it is only a matter of time before he is hit by a car or killed in another dog fight, so does it really matter?  You aren't taking good care of him and now seem to be refusing to supply vet care, to an injured animal which (legally speaking) is considered animal abuse by law.

  • 1 month ago

    What does the vet say???

  • 1 month ago

    Whether or not he'll be ok would depend on how big the bite is (deep) and whether it needs stitches/antibiotics to help prevent infection.   And what damage has been done to cause the lameness now.

    In general it has to be see your vet but that's up to you.   If you leave something that needs professional attention in the hope it will heal up, and it doesn't you'll end up paying more to get him sorted out than right now.

    Keep him on a LEAD when on the streets or he'll go under the wheels of a passing car or truck.

  • 1 month ago

    Your dog will not be all right because his owner lets him run around off the leash too much.  If he recovers from these wounds, then some day he's going to be hit by a car.

  • 1 month ago

    Keep a very close eye on the areas he was bitten. If they appear to become swollen or red at all take him to  a vet immediately! Other than avoiding infection, he should be fine in several days.

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