Some more serious incidents that pet owners may have to deal with and respond to are as follows;
Note: In all emergency situations phone your vet first, let them know you are on your way and get guidance as to what to do in the meantime.
Car AccidentsThis is a very common emergency and, of course, best prevented by keeping your dog on a lead and under control at all times when out of the home. Some dogs rush out the front door as soon as it is opened so get in the habit of putting your dog into a closed room before you answer the door.If your dog is hit by a car try to stay calm and approach him very slowly and quietly...Read more
About the author:Allianz in-house vet and qualified psychotherapist.
Date:February 27th, 2018