Dog First Aid & Emergency Care

When your dog gets hurt, it's important to know how to quickly address the problem. These dog first aid and emergency care tips will help you take action to protect your pooch when he or she needs it most.

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How to Do CPR on Your Dog

This article will help you decide if your dog needs CPR and how to perform CPR on your dog in an emergency.

How to Help Your Dog Heal from Bee Stings & Insect Bites

Insect stings and bites hurt, and the same goes for dogs stung by bees. Here's one vet's advice on what to do after your pup tangles with a pest.

How to Give a Dog CPR and the Heimlich Maneuver

Knowing canine CPR and the dog Heimlich maneuver could save your canine friend's life. Here is how to give a dog CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) and administer other pet first aid techniques so you're prepared in case of an emergency.

Signs Your Dog Might Be Having a Seizure

It can be very scary to see your beloved pet experiencing the signs of a seizure. Here’s how to identify a seizure in your dog and what you can do to help him.

How To Stop a Dog’s Nail From Bleeding

You did everything right as you prepped to trim your dog’s nails. You looked for where your dog’s nail starts to curl and narrow, you steadied her paw with your hand, and you cut at a slight angle. But your dog jerked her paw at the last second, and now her nail is bleeding. Don’t worry, it happens to everyone. Here’s how to stop that bleeding fast.

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A Vet’s Guide to Understanding Dog Seizures

Nothing makes you feel more helpless than watching your dog experience a seizure. Here’s everything you need to know about dog seizures according to a veterinarian.

Does Your Dog Have a Fever? Here's How to Know

Think your dog is running hot? Learn how to tell if a dog has a fever and what you can do to make him comfortable feel better.