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Which dogs bite?
  1. P Jarrett
  1. Accident and Emergency Department, St James's University Hospital, Leeds, U.K.


    Young children (less than 11 years old) are a particular risk group for dog bites. Dog bites commonly occur from the family pet. Alsatian or alsatian mixes are the biggest group in the study causing dog bites. Alsations are a popular breed. By comparison Retrievers (Labrador and Golden), also a popular breed, caused few bites.

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