Dog CPR, or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, can perform the same function for canines as it does for people, providing emergency treatment during cardiac or respiratory arrest.
A choking dog is an emergency and you should be prepared to take him to the closest veterinarian as soon as possible. It’s fairly easy to recognize the signs of choking in your dog; he may be thrashing around, pawing at his face, his tongue may turn blue or he may even be unconscious.There are […]
Saving a dog who’s stopped breathing
Question:What should I do if my dog is choking?Answer:Fortunately, it’s rather uncommon for a dog to choke. There are, however, many instances when a dog may seem to be choking. For instance, often when a dog coughs, it sounds as if he is trying to get something out of his throat. (While coughing is not […]
First aid for choking dogs