This week I’ve been spending time on topics related to pet emergency preparedness. (Did you download the Animal Disaster Preparedness Guide yet?)
Today I am going to list pet emergency kits and other pet first aid books you might find of interest. This list is by no means exhaustive but if you do have a kit as suggested in the Animal Disaster Preparedness Guide–get one together and include a pet first aid kit.
This Pet Care First Aid Kit helps you treat your animals for various injuries. This deluxe first aid kit is neatly packed into a nylon bag with the items needed to treat your pet and includes a detailed pet first aid guide.
Pet First Aid Kit contains the following items: Injury and Pain Treatment: 1 Instant Chemical Cold Pack 3 Antibiotic Ointments 3 Insect Sting Relief Pads 1 Hydrogen Peroxide Spray 2 oz. Bandages: 1 Tape Roll .5″ x 5 yards 1 Gauze Roll 2″ x 4.1 yds. 1 Gauze Roll 3″ x 4.1 yds 6 Sterile Gauze Dressings 2 x 2 (2 in one pack) 6 Sterile Gauze Dressings 4 x 4 (2 in one pack) 1 Heavy Trauma Pad 5″ x 9″ Cleansing Products: 2 Examination Gloves 9 Alcohol Prep Pads 9 Antiseptic Towelettes 3 Povidone Iodine 5 Cotton Tip Applicators 1 Sterile Eyewash 1 oz. Additional Supplies: 1 Pet First Aid Guide 1 Pair of Metal Scissors 1 Pair of Metal Tweezers 3″ 2 Splinter Removers.
Medibag 4 Petz contains 50 quality pet first aid items is made in the USA. The case is sturdy and made of recycled plastic with internal compartments for ease of management. The kit also comes with a name tag to personalize with your pet’s name.
Pet First Aid Kit includes: (10) 5” X 8” Antiseptic Wipes (sting free), (1) 2” Gauze Roll Bandage (6) 2” X 2” Gauze Pads (3 two packs), (6) 3” X 3” Gauze Pads (3 two packs), (1) Flexible Cohesive Bandage, (1) 4oz. Hydrogen Peroxide Solution, (2) Antibiotic Ointment Packs (1) Pair of Scissors, (1) .5 oz. Eye Wash (sterile), (1) Pet First Aid Guide, (2) Exam Gloves (Latex & Powder Free, (1) ½” First Aid Tape Roll, (1) Tweezers, (10) 3” Cotton Applicator Swabs (3) Sting Relief Pads, (1) Pet Information Label, (1) Doctor’s Bag Organized Case. Comes with (1) free mail in offer for styptic pencils included (less S & H).
The Deluxe Animal First Aid Kit is designed for any animal. No more buying one for each animals. This kit was designed with the help and advice breeders, pet owners, and 5 different veterinarians and is designed to be used in emergency situations until you can get the animal to your vet. Everything fits into a carrying case and is safe to use on cats, dogs, ferrets, wallabies and other marsupials, rodents, pocket pets, or any other small mammal. (This kit is NOT designed for use on reptiles or birds.)
Animal First Aid Kit includes: Instruction Booklet, Curved Syringe (Feed and apply medication), One Pair Latex Gloves, Eye Dropper, Iodine 4 oz, Syringe 1ml, Insect Sting Wipes, Cold Pack (5 x 7) ,Cotton Swabs, Hot Pack (5 inch X 7), Bottle Styptic Powder (3.5 gr), Eye Wash (4 oz), Digital Flexible Thermometer, Certalyte Tablets (4-Oral fluid replacement for electrolytes), Tweezers (4 inch), Tongue Depressors (2), Roll Coflex Self-adhesive Bandage(1″ x 5 yds), 2 Band-Aids (1 X 3), Scissors (5″), Blanket Wrap, Roll Gauze (4″ x 6 yds).
The Bow Ow First Aid Kit has been on the market for several years along with a few other first aid kits for animals such as Me ow First Aid Kit and the Horse Aid Kit. Each kit comes with a book on pet first aid and is contained in a carrying case. Order Bow Ow Dog First Aid Kit
The American Kennel Club recently contracted with First-Aid USA to create a 50 piece pet first aid kit. The AKC First Aid Kit contains: Antiseptic Povidone-lodine Prep Pad 4pc, Hand Sanitizer 4pc, Sting Relief Prep Pad 4pc, Alcohol Cleansing Pad 4pc, Scissors 1pc, Gloves (Latex Free) 2pc, Cotton Swabs/Plastic Applicator 8pc,
Gauze Roll (3 In x 96 In) 1pc, Instant Cold Compress (4 In x 5 In) 1pc, Sm. Gauze Dressing Pads (2 In x 2 In) 2pc, Lg. Gauze Dressing Pads (4 In x 4 In) 2pc, Self-Adhesive Wrap (2 In x 5 Yrd) 1pc, Thermal Foil Emergency Blanket (84 In x 52 In) 1pc, Tweezers w/Magnifying Glass 1pc, Hard Plastic Storage Case for Tweezers or Pills 1pc, Pill/Specimen Container 1pc, Med. Applicator 1pc, Pet Waste Bags 4pc, Waterproof Plastic Container 1pc, Emergency Lead w/Reflective Tape (47 In) 1pc, Emergency ID Collar (30 In) Writable 1pc, Waterproof Information Card 1pc, Waterproof ID Tag w/Split Ring 1pc, Collapsible Waterproof Bowl 1pc, Multi-Function Travel Bag 1pc.
First Aid Companion for Dogs & Cats was published by Rodale in 2001 and covers every thing from minor first aid to life saving interventions. It’s organized so that you can find what you need quickly. The book also contains and A-to-Z guide to more than 150 common and not-so-common injuries and conditions.
Inside you will find:
- Basic first-aid techniques, such as cleaning a wound, making a splint, and performing CPR.
- Which over-the-counter human medications can help or harm your dog or cat.
- What to keep in your pet’s medicine chest.
- How to quickly pinpoint what’s wrong with your pet, using the First-Aid Symptom Finder.