Emergency Pet First Aid Kit

17 Aug

You can never be too prepared for an emergency! To prepare for any unpredictable pet emergency, have a designated bag with the following items. With the assistance of a veterinarian over the phone, these items can help to save and prolong your pets life in danger.

I hope you are all having a fantastic summer!

– Gauze

– Non stick bandages

– Adhesive white tape (do not use band aids)

– Bar of Ivory Soap

– Activated charcoal

– Peroxide

– Digital rectal thermometer

– Skunk off

– Triple antibiotic ointment

– Benadryl capsules (25mg)

– Eye dropper

– Muzzle or towel (do not use if pet is vomiting)

– Leash

– Stretcher (door, board, blanket or floor mat)

– Rubbing alcohol

– Eye wash (saline solution)

– Hydrocortisone acetate cream

– Phone numbers for RDVM, emergency room, and poison control


2 Responses to “Emergency Pet First Aid Kit”

  1. Madeline Cabano August 17, 2013 at 3:17 pm #

    Excellent blog! Great tips for anyone with a pet. It’s always better to be prepared and not have to use the supplies than to find yourself in an emergency situation and be unprepared and risk your pets life.

  2. John D'Alois August 17, 2013 at 5:39 pm #

    great idea! This is especially important when you’re out on a day trip adventure through the woods or at the beach. So much better to be prepared than to find yourself in need when the time comes. We always carry the basics when we’re out and around. Thanks!

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