First Aid Kit for your Pet
|First Aid Kits for Your Pet|
|Being prepared for everyday accidents can mean reducing the extent of treatment required or even saving your pet’s life.|
|Buying a first aid manual is a good start if you have, or consider having, a pet. The ‘Guide to First Aid for Your Pet’ by the Animal Emergency Centre in Brisbane can be purchased online and kept on hand with your first aid kit.
A basic first aid kit should be made up of:
|Other items that may be useful in your first aid kit include splint material (such as a piece of wood), a leather lead (to make a noose to approach a frightened or aggressive animal), strong material if a tourniquet is needed and a blanket to keep the animal warm or use as a stretcher.
Always get a check up from your vet if you have had to use first aid on your pet.
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