How to bring down the temperature of the dog
Raising the temperature of a dog it can be caused by both external factors (overheating of the animal in the sun) and internal (eg, infectious disease). Whatever the reason, it is essential to bring down the temperature of the dog as soon as possible, as the temperature is above 41,1oS leads to a critical state: the loss of body fluids, brain edema and dangerous violations of the internal organs.
You will need:
pieces of ice cold water for wetting the animal wool and drink. In exceptional cases: an antihistamine (diphenhydramine, suprastin, tavegil, promethazine, etc.), diphenhydramine injection medical syringe, half of the aspirin.
Instruction how to bring down the temperature of the dog
To lower the temperature on the inside of the dog's neck and the femoral surface of an urgent need to put ice or cold water to moisten her hair. Give the animal the opportunity to quench their thirst with cool water, providing drinking it in small portions. Giving their own tablets or injections dog undesirable. It is urgent to bring your pet in veterinary hospitals.
But there are situations when it is impossible to deliver the dog to the clinic and have clearly seen that without the help of human animal will die, and physical measures reduce the temperature does not bring the desired result. Then one way out: to take the risk and reduce the temperature of your pet yourself. We need to take an antihistamine (diphenhydramine, suprastin, tavegil, promethazine, etc.), crush it into powder and give a drink with his dog. This will help to bring down the temperature and prevent the development of allergic reactions. If the dog is on the water, you need to enter an injection of Demerol in the inner thighs (you need to follow the accompanying instructions on the dosage of the drug).
Give the animal half of aspirin (at 30 kg weight of the dog).
To increase the resistance of dogs to infection enter immunostimuljatorov injection (eg, katozal, which can be purchased in any veterinary pharmacy).
After that you should give the dog a little salted water. To excite the appetite of the animal, give him a favorite food. Provide your pet a complete rest and place in a warm dry place. And in the near future, as soon as the opportunity arises, show the dog to the vet.