Dallas Dog Trainer & Pet First Aid and CPR
Beth Bowers
"The Pet Education Expert"
beth@powertothepawz.com

(214) 476-9938

Blog & Resources

Dog Resources


We wanted to gather some
of our favorite resources
for you to access in one place!

Let us know if there is there something that we are missing that you want to see?

Pet First Aid Resources

Great Resources for our
Past, Current & Future Students!


Get your credit card number ready, BEFORE you call!
They will need that before you can talk to a veterinarian!

Pet Poison Helpline – (855) 764-7661

$49 consultation
Available 24/7 365 days a year


ASPCA Pet Poison Control – (888) 426-4435

$65 consultation
Available 24/7 365 days a year


Dallas & Mid-Cities
Pet Emergency Clinics
(Ft Worth coming soon!)

North Texas Emergency Pet Clinic

Carrollton, TX (off I-35)
Overnight Only
Weeknights: Mon – Thurs 6pm – 8am
Weekends: 6pm Fri – 8am Mon
Open 24hrs all holidays
Map it: 1712 West Frankford Suite #108, Carrollton, TX
Phone (972) 323-1310


Hillside Veterinary Clinic

Dallas (Mockingbird & Skillman)
Open 24hrs/365 days – No emergency fee
Map it: 6150 E. Mockingbird Ln, Dallas, TX 75214
Phone (214) 824-0397


Center for Veterinary Specialty + Emergency Care

Lewisville, TX (121 & 35E)
Open 24hrs/365 days
Map it: 2700 Lake Vista Dr, Lewisville, TX 75067
Phone (972) 820-7099


I-20 Animal Medical Center

Arlington, TX
(Open 24 hours a day – 365 days a year)
Map it: 5820 West I-20 Arlington, TX 76017
Phone (817)478-9238


Emergency Animal Clinic, Inc. (3 Locations)

All locations open overnight only
Weeknights: Mon – Thurs 6pm – 8am
Weekends: 6pm Fri – 8am Mon
Open 24hrs all holidays

Richardson/South Plano Area

Bush Turnpike / Central (75)
Map it:401 W. Pres Bush Tpke, Ste 113 Richardson, TX 75080
Phone (972) 479-9110

Dallas/High Five Area

LBJ / Greenville Ave
Map it: 12101 Greenville Ave, Ste 118 (at Markville) Dallas, TX 75243
Phone (972) 994 -9110

Dallas/Uptown Area

eClinic – Uptown Dallas
Map it: 3337 N. Fitzhugh Dallas, TX 75204
Phone (214) 520-8388


The Emergency Animal Clinic of Collin County

North Plano Area (S of 121 at Custer)
Overnight Only
Weeknights: Mon – Thurs 6pm – 8am
Weekends: 6pm Fri – 8am Mon
Open 24hrs all holidays
Map it: 10225 Custer Road, Plano, TX 75025
Phone (214) 547-9900


Denton County Animal ER

South Denton Area (Off I-35/N of Shady Shores)
Overnight Only
Weeknights: Mon – Thurs 5pm – 8am
Weekends: 5pm Fri – 8am Mon
Open 24hrs all holidays
Map it: 4145 S. I-35E, Suite 101, Denton, TX 76210
Phone (940) 271-1200
Toll Free 1-800-876-0060


Metroplex Veterinary Centre

Irving Area (Off 183/North O’Connor)
(Open 24 hours a day – 365 days a year)
Map it: 700 West Airport Freeway, Irving, TX 75062
Phone (972) 438-7113


Animal Emergency Hospital of North Texas

Grapevine Area (Hwy 114/Trophy Club)
(Open 24 hours a day – 365 days a year)
Map it: 2700 West State Hwy 114, Grapevine, TX 76051
Phone (817) 410-CARE (2273)


Lake Ray Hubbard Emergency Pet Care Center

Mesquite Area (I-30/Belt Line Rd)
(Open 24 hours a day – 365 days a year)
Map it: 4651 Belt Line Rd, Mesquite, TX 75150
Phone (972) 226-3377

First Aid Kits

We go over MUCH more items in our Seminars (including a list of over 40 things!) and explain HOW you can use some of these things, but we wanted to give you some ideas to get started!

Must Haves!

Emergency Muzzle for Safety
Digital Thermometer
Sterile Lubricant or Petroleum Jelly for thermometer
Adhesive Tape or Elastikon (which sticks to fur better!)
Sterile Gauze Pads (3 or 4 inch squares)
Gauze Rolls (2 in for small pets, 3 or 4 in for large dogs)
Bandage Scissors (blunt end)
Tweezers or Hemostats
Antihistamine (Attend a Seminar for dosage instructions and a great tip for hikers or dogs that spend a lot of time outdoors with their owners!)
Triple Antibiotic Ointment (not for use on cats!)
Instant Chemical Ice Pack
Small Flashlight
Gloves
3% Hydrogen Peroxide

(Attend the next Seminar to find out why!) ;o)
Want more ideas on how to customize YOUR kit for your family or facility?
Register today for our next seminar!

There are a lot of really great pet related businesses around the DFW area, but we wanted to list a few that we love!

Companies

Groups

The Most Personal Blog Post You Will Ever Read From Me… How do you know when to stop doing CPR on your dog or cat?

(Long post, but worth every word!) Simple Answer: You don’t unless you’re forced too. Ask anyone who has been in the position of the “rescuer” performing the adrenaline pumping whirlwind procedure of CPR on a beloved pet and they will tell you how incredibly time-altering it is.

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5 Tips for Successful Leash Manners Training

Obedient pets tend to stay out of harm’s way… plain and simple! Have you ever thought that that obedience class you took with your dog could save their life? It absolutely can! If your dog trusts and understands our quirky forms of communication, it could save them

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How do I check Mucous Membranes or for a Capillary Refill Time (CRT) on my pet?

The color of your pet’s Mucous Membranes and Capillary Refill Time, also known as CRT, are two very easy and very important vitals that you should know how to assess on a regular basis, but especially in an emergency! Checking Mucous Membranes and CRT is one of

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Hyperthermia/Heat Stroke Awareness In Dogs

Definition of Hyperthermia/Heat Stroke: An elevation is your dog’s body temperature, generally above 103° or higher. Normal body temperature for a dog generally ranges from approximately 100.4° and 102.5°. Heat stroke can occur when all the heat-dissipating mechanisms of the body are unable to control the body’s

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Tip of the Month – Heartworm/Flea Prevention!

Tip of the Month: Did you do your monthly heartworm and flea prevention yesterday on the first of the month? Which brand of prevention are your animals on? There are SO MANY different brands out there so we would LOVE to hear about your brand that you’ve

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Urban Dog Emergency That You Never Considered!!

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=10151946938852343 As many emergencies as I have seen, this one even caught ME off guard!! There are always emergencies that you don’t always think about, but everyday so many people take elevators in high-rise apartments/condos and never consider this happening with their dog! I’m always a fan

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April’s Pet CPR & First Aid Seminar – Filling up fast!

April’s Pet CPR & First Aid Seminar – Filling up fast! Saturday April 5th 9a – 4:30pm Pet CPR, Rescue Breathing, Choking Management, Senior Care, Dental Care, Seizures, Poisoning, Bleeding & Shock Management, Insect Bites & Stings, Snout To Tail Assessment, Restraint and Muzzling for Safety, Pet

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