At Sirius Positive Dog Training, we were moved by a recent post by Whole Dog Journal, that discussed the tragedy of a family unsuccessfully attempting to save a beloved pet from choking to death. Just as with people, pet CPR saves lives, and in an emergency, there may not be time to get to a veterinarian. Courtesy of Whole Dog Journal, we are sharing these links that may help you some day to save an animal's life.
How to perform the Heimlich maneuver on a dog: http://www.peteducation.com/article.cfm?c=2+1677&aid=3551
How to perform CPR on a dog: http://www.peteducation.com/article.cfm?c=2+1677&aid=1604