Being prepared for accidents is never a bad thing. While taking your injured pet to a veterinarian as soon as possible is the best thing you can do, that does not mean there are not some simple tricks you can do until you are able to get to the veterinarian. Vet Street listed five essential pet first aid tricks to soothe and help your pet before you make it to the veterinarian. They have listed common emergency situations as well, such as poisoning and cuts & scratches.
You can find the pet first aid tricks list here. Vet Street also lists what you should notdo, like giving your pet any medication not already approved by your veterinarian.
What first aid tricks have you had to use for your pet during a past emergency?