First Aid for Dogs
What to Do Before You Take Your Dog to the Vet
|Format||Paperback / softback|
|Book Size||194 x 154 x 10 mm (H x W x D)|
|Imprint||New Holland Publishers|
|Release Date||4 Nov 2005|
|Subject Classification||The natural world, country life & pets / Domestic animals & pets / Dogs as pets|
This book could save your dog's life.
First Aid for Dogs is packed with vital information for dog owners in cases of emergency. Experienced veterinarian, Justin Wimpole, explains what to include in your dog's first aid kit, how to recognise and manage a canine emergency, how to resuscitate dogs, how to deal with injuries (without being bitten), how to cope with bites, stings or poisonings. The text is complemented by clear, informative illustrations. There is information about which medication you can safely give your dog and those to avoid. You will learn how to manage heatstroke, hypothermia, convulsions and seizures as well as how to overcome common whelping difficulties. This book is a must have for all dog owners and dog lovers.