A first aid kit can save your dog's life - check out the essential contents of a basic first aid kit for dogs and some effective herbal and homeopathic remedies that should be included in the kit.
A fully-stocked dog first aid kit is a "must-have" for all dog parents. If you have ready access to a first aid kit that is well-stocked and well-organized, you will have that peace of mind that even in cases of emergency, you will be ready to give your dog first aid and care. You never know - the first aid kit may one day save your dog's life.
It is not too difficult to put together a basic first aid kit for your dog. All you have to do is make a list and then gather all the things on the list, put them in a water-proof container and store it in an easy-to-reach place. You should have one kit in your house and one in your car.
In my own experience, I really find that herbal and homeopathy first aid remedies are invaluable for use in various emergency situations. They are easy to use and the remedies will greatly reduce stress and pain suffered by the dog in an emergency.
Here is a first aid kit list that may be of help to you in putting together a kit for your dog.
Some natural products can effectively be used to treat minor wounds or health symptoms. The following items are good to have in your dog's first aid kit.
This flower essence product is excellent for shock and trauma. If your dog is agitated, scared, nervous, or in shock, give this remedy to him.
This is a fast acting supplement that provides immediate care for dogs (and cats) with diarrhea and loose stools and other gastrointestinal dysfunction.
This homeopathic remedy provides fast relief to your dog with digestive problems, such as vomiting, diarrhea, gas, etc.
This homeopathic remedy is effective in helping reduce fever and relieve symptoms associated with infection such as lethargy, loss of appetite and inflammation.
This topical healing cream contains calendula, aloe, rosemary, thyme, chamomile, comfrey, etc. - all known to promote healing. It can be used to help not only with cuts, but also rashes, hot spots and itching.