The First-aid Companion for Dogs & Cats

The First-aid Companion for Dogs & Cats

With Advice From More Than 80 of America's Top Veterinarians

eBook - 2001
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Baker & Taylor

Is there an animal doctor in the house?

Most likely, the answer is no. And when an accident or other emergency threatens your pet, every minute counts. Don't be unprepared! Open The First-Aid Companion for Dogs and Cats and learn:

  • Basic first-aid techniques, such as cleaning a wound, making a splint, and performing CPR--step-by-step!
  • Which over-the-counter human medications can help--or harm--your dog or cat
  • What to keep in your pet's medicine chest (many essential items are probably in your house already!)
  • How to quickly pinpoint what's wrong with your pet, using the First-Aid Symptom Finder

Plus, you'll discover a comprehensive to-Z guide to more than 150 common--and not-so-common--injuries and conditions, including:

  • Abscesses
  • Bites from Animals
  • Car Accidents
  • Choking
  • Gunshot Wounds
  • Heatstroke
  • Hot Spots
  • Jellyfish Stings
  • Poisoning
  • Snakebites

Each at-a-glance entry tells you when to call the vet, which supplies or medications you'll need, what immediate action you should take, and what you should do as follow-up care.

By knowing what to do in an emergency and then acting quickly and confidently to take the proper steps, you could save your pet's life. The next time medical help is not quickly available, reach for The First-Aid Companion for Dogs and Cats. It's a pet owner's second best friend.



McMillan Palgrave

Is there an animal doctor in the house?

Most likely, the answer is no. And when an accident or other emergency threatens your pet, every minute counts. Don't be unprepared! OpenThe First-Aid Companion for Dogs and Cats by Amy D. Shojai and learn:

* Basic first-aid techniques, such as cleaning a wound, making a splint, and performing CPR-- step-by-step!
* Which over-the-counter human medications can help-- or harm-- your dog or cat
* What to keep in your pet's medicine chest (many essential items are probably in your house already!)
* How to quickly pinpoint what's wrong with your pet, using the First-Aid Symptom Finder

Plus, you'll discover a comprehensive A-to-Z guide to more than 150 common-- and not-so-common-- injuries and conditions, including:

* Abscesses (page 60)
* Bites from Animals (page 90)
* Car Accidents (page 117)
* Choking (page 131)
* Gunshot Wounds (page 224)
* Heatstroke (page 237)
* Hot Spots (page 245)
* Jellyfish Stings (page 269)
* Poisoning (page 311)
* Snakebites (page 350)

Each at-a-glance entry tells you when to call the vet, which supplies or medications you'll need, whatimmediate action you should take, and what you should do as follow-up care.

By knowing what to do in an emergency and then acting quickly and confidently to take the proper steps, you could save your pet's life. The next time medical help is not quickly available, reach forThe First-Aid Companion for Dogs and Cats. It's a pet owner's second best friend.



Baker
& Taylor

Drawing on the expertise of more than one hundred of America's leading veterinarians, the author of New Choices in Natural Healing for Dogs and Cats presents a definitive directory of first-aid and emergency procedures for cats and dogs, covering everything from identifying a problem and performing CPR to administering a pill and follow-up care. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Provides a directory of first-aid and emergency procedures for cats and dogs, covering everything from identifying a problem and performing CPR to administering a pill and follow-up care.

Publisher: [Emmaus] : Rodale, 2001
ISBN: 1605292575 electronic bk
9781605292571 electronic bk
Branch Call Number: eBOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource : illustrations
Additional Contributors: Bateman, Shane

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