What would you do if your dog were hit by a car? Would you kw how to make a splint? In the event of shock, would you be able to give artificial respiration? In First Aid for Dogs, veterinarian Bruce Fogle helps dog owners recognize and handle emergencies. All information is accessible and easy to find, including the basics of first aid, from cleansing wounds to CPR; what to do in emergency situations such as heart failure, puncture wounds, drowning, and seizures; how to decide if and when a pet needs veterinary attention; how to reduce the risk of emergencies through exercise, nutrition, vaccination, and parasite control.