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FAQ for Dog


1. Apply direct pressure using gauze over the bleeding site. If blood soaks through, apply more gauze.

This is the safest way to stop bleeding until you can reach a veterinary hospital.

2. If blood is spurting, hold the area just above the wound with your hand.

If is it flowing heavily but not spurting, hold the area just below the site. Hand positions may help close. off the blood vessels.

3. Wrap gauze or other soft material around the wound. Secure with tape.3

Check repeatedly for swelling above and below the bandage, which indicates the bandage is too tight and you need to loosen it.

4. Elevate the wound if the leg does not seem to be broken.

Continue to apply direct pressure.

5. Take your cat to the vet immediately.


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