Written and first recorded by Ian Hunter (UK #14 1975).
Also recorded by Shaun Cassidy (1980).
Other hit version by Great White (US #5 1989).
From the wiki: “‘Once Bitten, Twice Shy’ is a 1975 song written by Ian Hunter (‘Ships‘), from his debut solo album Ian Hunter. The single peaked at #14 on the UK Singles Chart. ‘Once Bitten’ was first covered by Shaun Cassidy on his 1980 LP, Wasp. In 1989, the song was covered by Great White on their fourth album …Twice Shy. It was this version released as a single that peaked Top 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1989.”