Getting bitten or attacked by a dog is a terrifying experience that can cause serious physical injury, as well as emotional trauma. After a dog bite, you should follow a number of steps to treat your wound so that you can potentially minimize the physical damage caused by your injury. These include the following:
Minor dog bite (barely breaks through the skin)
Immediately wash the wound using soap and water. Let warm water run over the wound for a few minutes.
Use antibiotic ointment on the wound, and continue doing this each day