Shock

By:Laureen Hayward

Symptoms

  • Weak pulse
  • Shallow Breathing
  • nervousness
  • Dazed Eyes

What Is Shock ?

Shock occurs due to serious injury or fright. Shock is also failure to the circulatory system to adequately perfuse vital organs.

What to do if your animal is in shock ?

  1. Keep calm
  2. restrain animal gently
  3. Keep the animal warm and quiet
  4. Make sure Pet is conscious
  5. Call your veterinarian immediately