Sacks (1999), "Hospitalizations for Dog Bite
Injuries," Journal of the American Medical Association, 281(3):232-233.
To convey the message that dog bites
are a societal issue, and to promote responsible pet ownership, the U.S.
Her resolution demanded that the Sindh government ensure availability of uninterrupted supply of anti-rabies or dog bite
vaccine at all health facilities across the province.
Children and elderly were the most common victims of dog bites
, in this context, the Edhi launched dog catcher campaign for citizens.
More than 18,000 dog bite
cases were reported in the first seven months of 2019 from January to July in Dr Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center, Indus Hospital Karachi and other hospitals.
In 2018, 78% (28) of dog bite
fatality victims were female; the highest annual number of female victims in the nonprofit's 14-year data set (2005 to 2018).
 Overall 99.9% of human rabies deaths worldwide is from dog bite
.  Fatal dog bite
is uncommon and mostly affects children.
The average cost of a dog bite
claim in 2018 was $37,562.
In her Facebook account, Antoinette posted photos of the dog bites
on her left forearm and said that the chow chow also bit her on her left thigh and right breast.
However, in Pakistan, 99 per cent cases are caused by dog bites
. The majority of dog bite
cases were reported from slums areas of Ibrahim Hyderi, Surjani, North Karachi, New Karachi, Baldia, Orangi, Keamari, Mehmoodabad, Liaquatabad, Federal B Area and Golimar.
Besides giving vaccines when dog bites
occur, we also work with veterinary departments to control stray dogs," he told reporters after closing the World Cancer Leaders' Summit here, yesterday.
Oluwayemi et al., "Pattern and outcome of dog bite
injuries among children in Ado-Ekiti, Southwest Nigeria," Pan African Medical Journal, vol.