Cat bite abscess in dogs

Cat bite abscesses are rare in dogs. 

Dogs can get different types of abscesses; the most common are:

  • Due to foreign bodies, such as grass seeds or sticks
  • Tooth root abscess, find out more in our Bad breath article
  • Anal gland abscess
  • Tumours leading to secondary infection
  • Bite Wounds from other animals, especially other dogs
  • Abscess of the prostate gland
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