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10 Must-Have Items To Include In A DIY Dog First Aid Kit

Posted by Luke Green

When you’re out and about on adventures with your dog, it’s important to be prepared in the event that they injure themselves. It’s quick and easy to make a simple DIY dog first aid kit that you can take with you on your adventures, however it will give you peace of mind that you can help your four legged friend out should they run into trouble. These are the main things that you should include:

Waterproof Pouch

First things first, you need something to keep all your first aid essentials together in one place. The Red Original waterproof pouch is just the right size to include all the first aid essentials you need for your dog, and it attaches comfortably to your person using the double velcro strap system. A YKK watertight zipper also ensures that the pouch is completely waterproof, so you can be sure the contents will be kept dry, whatever weather you're heading out in.

Surgical Sticky Tape

This is important for attaching bandages, gauze and other dressings. It allows you to fix up dressings quickly, without any hassle when you’re out and about.