One of the oldest and best known cat breeds, this beautiful light-colored cat has striking colour points in seal, lilac, chocolate and blue. Originating from Thailand, the Siamese comes in two types: show and traditional. The show Siamese has a tubular body on long legs, a wedge-shaped head with large, triangular ears, and a long tail. The traditional Siamese has a rounded head and chunky body.
Always be prepared. Keep a first aid box handy at home for emergencies. The box should contain an antiseptic, some bandages, some blunt ended scissors, absorbent gauze, a muzzle, and an Elizabethan collar. Talk to your veterinarian about any drugs or ointments you should include in the box, depending on your dog’s health condition.
Do not panic. Yes, it’s a tough situation, and could have drastic consequences. This is all the more reason to keep calm and assess the situation with a clear head.
Ensure the safety of yourself and others. Remember that although your dog loves you, he/she is frightened and in pain, and might bite you.
Call your veterinarian as soon as possible and tell him/her as clearly as possible about your dog’s symptoms, duration, and any ideas you might have about the cause.
Remember that at this stage you are the only source of information that your veterinarian has, so be as clear and precise as you possibly can.