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Report: Other animal bites, nonvenomous at PetSmart (Store 1185) in Austin, Texas

DATE: 12/10/18

An employee was bitten by a cat on December 9, 2018, while cleaning out the adoption kennel. The next day, the employee noticed red marks on his arm and was hospitalized for a bacterial infection.

Report ID 20181212658  
Date 12/10/2018  
UPA 1407552  
Primary NAICS 453910  
Nature 133 Puncture wounds, except gunshot wounds
Part of Body 420 Arm(s), unspecified
Source 5151 Cats, felines-domestic
Event 1313 Other animal bites, nonvenomous
Hospitalized Yes  
Amputation No  

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