CPR is a valuable skill to know, but if you have a cat or a dog, there may come a time when you need to use your CPR skills to save your pet’s┬álife. Giving CPR to a pet is little different than giving CPR to a human. The main difference is that a human can’t bite or scratch you. Another difference is that most animal’s mouths are cleaner than human mouths.

In case you’re worried that you may need to save the life of a dog or a cat in the near future, learn how to give CPR to an animal today. As a general rule of thumb, if an animal tries to bite you, it probably doesn’t need CPR after all.