Describes how to recognise and emergency - including surverying the pet and assessing the scene. A list of emergency situations and how to respond is included. Offers an alphabetical list of both major and minor emergencies, their causes, signs, and first aid treatment.Dogs frequently suffer from heatstroke. Cats rarely suffer from heatstroke. The only way dogs and cats can cool themselves is by panting. Dogs and cats do not sweat like humans. The only true sweat glands in dogs and cats are located on theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Pet Lover's Guide to First Aid & Emergencies|
|Author||:||Thomas K. Day|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2006|