What To Include In A Pet First Aid Kit

What To Include In A Pet First Aid Kit

No parent ever wants to have to use a first aid kit but it’s important to keep one on hand – not just for your human children but for your pets as well. While you can purchase first aid kits for pets, you might already have some of the items on hand or want to add to yours. Here’s what we recommend having in your first aid kit.

Basics:

  • Gauze Pads
  • Adhesive Tape
  • Cotton Balls or Swabs
  • Disposable Gloves
  • Ice Pack
  • Alcohol Wipes
  • Styptic Powder
  • Saline Eye Solution
  • Antibiotic Ointment
  • Tweezers or tick key
  • Scissors with rounded tip
  • Oral syringe or turkey baster

Additional Pet First Aid Kit Equipment:

  • Towels or blankets
  • Vaseline
  • Leash

Always include contact details of your veterinarian and a list of medications & dosages taken by your pets.

Pet First Aid Checklist

Did we miss something? Let us know in the comments what you have in your pets kit.

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