LEARN ANIMAL CPR

  • CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION (CPR) should only be administered to an animal whose heartbeat and breathing have stopped completely
  • Feel for heartbeat by placing your hand on the base of the animal’ chest
  1. Lay the animal down on its right side, with its back facing you
  2. Clear the animal’s airway of any debris
  3. Close animal’s mouth and blow into its nose once to expand lungs with air
  4. Push down on the chest wall over the heart 4 times
  5. Repeat steps 3 and 4 fifteen times per minute
  6. Stop when animal regains consciousness, or after 5 minutes