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Definition: Any puncture wound caused by the teeth of an animal exposing an individual to rabies or other diseases contracted from animals.

Animal Bite

2

Definition: For the purpose of this directive, the act of putting to death, with the least amount of pain and distress, an animal suffering from a disease, condition, or severe injury.

Emergency Euthanasia

3

Where do you refer a citizen wishing to report any animal concern?

3-1-1

4

A sworn member will be dispatched on an animal bite incident when it is possibly related to an _______, the bite is ________ in nature, or a person is in _______ of an attack.

Assault / Serious / Danger

5

______ ______ _______ will be notified by the Communications Unit anytime a sworn member is dispatched to the scene of an animal bite.

Animal Health Division