First Aid for Pets | Emergency Vet Services

Create a First Aid Kit for Your Dog or Cat in Raleigh, NC

When your pet is injured, what is the best way to respond? In addition to simply remaining calm, a great way to be there for your pet is by preparing a first aid kit built specifically for your pet. Having your kit made before an emergency ever happens will calm your nerves, knowing that you can respond immediately.

While you never know what the emergency could be, the key is to move quickly and react smartly. Having a full stock of basic, common items could save your pet’s life. As always, Care First Animal Hospital is here to offer our extensive veterinary medical training for pet first aid in Raleigh, NC and surrounding areas.

For more information on what to do to if your pet is injured, download our First Aid for Pets guide.

Suggested Items for a Pet First Aid Kit

Care First Animal Hospital recommends building your own pet first aid kit in Raleigh. Keep the kit in a place that is easy to remember and readily accessible.

First, make a pet emergency information card for the kit and keep a copy in your wallet or purse. A pet emergency information card should have the following information:

Our Raleigh veterinarians suggest that your emergency kit should include:

Contact Care First Animal Hospital in Raleigh & Beyond

No matter the extent of your pet’s injury, it is always a good idea for you to visit a nearby veterinary center. Care First Animal Hospital offers pet emergency services throughout the Triangle, so contact your nearest location, and we will gladly make sure that your pet will be OK.

Care First Animal Hospital offers pet first aid in Raleigh, NC and throughout the Triangle with locations on OberlinGlenwood, and Tryon.