A 9-year-old child was bitten by a dog and was seriously injured in Baie-Mahault

An Akita Inu bit a 9-year-old boy this Saturday afternoon at a house in Baie-Mahault. The child, who was seriously injured, was admitted to the Parent-Child Center in the CHU in the Palais Royal.



A 9-year-old boy was seriously injured in his home, bitten by a dog; his wounds are told”deep“and”wide“, by the Department’s Fire and Rescue Service (SDIS).
A 40-year-old man also has minor injuries to his left hand and thumb.

The child had to be medicated by the Service emergency and resuscitation mobile (SMUR) before being transported to the Parents-Children Center of the University Hospital Center (CHU), at the Palais Royal, in Les Abymes.
In the meantime, the adult will go to the hospital on his own

The animal is of the Japanese Akita Inu breed, but still known to be e.gfaithful, calm or even loyal. But we do not know the circumstances of this incident, which took place in a house on Chemin de Raiffer in Baie-Mahault shortly after 15.40.

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