The essential guide to canine care. What would you do if your dog were hit by a car? Would you know how to make a splint? In the event of shock, would you be able to give artificial respiration? In First Aid for Dogs, veterinarian Bruce Fogle helps dog owners recognize and handle emergencies. All information is accessible and easy to find, including:
· The basics of first aid, from cleansing wounds to CPR · What to do in emergency situations such as heart failure, puncture wounds, drowning, and seizures · How to decide if and when a pet needs veterinary attention · How to reduce the risk of emergencies through exercise, nutrition, vaccination, and parasite control
First Aid for Dogs will enable every dog owner to take excellent care of his or her pet.
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Published by Penguin Books Feb 01, 1997| 208 Pages| 5-1/16 x 7-3/4| ISBN 9780140255416