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Report: Other animal bites, nonvenomous at Dallas Zoo Management, Inc. in Dallas, Texas

DATE: 08/14/18

An employee was trying to remove a python from a temporary cage. The python bit the employee’s arm.

Report ID 2018088317  
Date 08/14/2018  
UPA 1371477  
Primary NAICS 712130  
Nature 133 Puncture wounds, except gunshot wounds
Part of Body 420 Arm(s), unspecified
Source 5142 Nonvenomous snakes
Event 1313 Other animal bites, nonvenomous
Hospitalized Yes  
Amputation No  

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