As human beings, we have been living with animals for centuries. Some are for
agricultural purposes, while others have become part of our homes and
families. With the city life, the number of cats and dogs in our homes is
increasing undeniably. Of course, this situation brings traumatic injuries with
it. A recent large-scale study revealed a 68% increase in trauma cases entering
veterinary clinics and emergency veterinary hospitals in recent years.
When we think of traumatic injuries, the first things that come to mind are
falls from heights, car accidents, animal interactions, bite wounds, animal
abuse. But is veterinary traumatology limited with these?