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Table 1 Summary of the types, the causes and the locations of injuries in the 58 animals

From: Non-accidental injury in companion animals in the Republic of Ireland

Type of injury    Location of injuries   
  Abdomen Head Limbs Thorax Other
Gunshot wound 1 1    
Pellet wound    2   
Burn 4 3   6  
Bruising 2 2   2  
Laceration 3 5 4 1  
Stab wound 3 1   4  
Multiple fractures    4   
Skull fractures   2    
Depressed rib fractures     1  
Poisoning      7
Injury to genitalia      6