TOP 6 GUIDELINES FOR DOG FIRST AID

Assess the Situation: Before providing first aid, assess your dog's condition and the severity of the injury or illness.

Contact a Vet: If in doubt, consult a veterinarian for guidance on how to proceed with first aid.

Control Bleeding: Apply pressure with a clean cloth or bandage to stop any bleeding. Elevate the injured limb if necessary.

Rescue Breathing: If your dog stops breathing, administer rescue breaths by gently blowing into their nose.

CPR: Learn canine CPR techniques for situations where your dog's heart has stopped beating.

Stabilize Fractures: Immobilize broken bones with splints or bandages to prevent further injury during transport to the vet.

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