Equine First Aid Kit

equineKitThe following items are only a suggestion. Consult your vet for help in compiling your equine first aid kit.  

  • Flashlight
  • Veterinary or human rectal thermometer
  • Lubricant (K-Y Jelly or other water-based product)
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Antibiotic ointment, such as Neosporin
  • Antibacterial cleanser, such as Betadine
  • Padded standing wraps
  • Roll of absorbent cotton
  • Vetwrap
  • 2 1/2 inch gauze bandage roll
  • Duct tape
  • Disposable diapers (to stop bleeding)
  • Sterile gauze pads
  • Needleless syringes for flushing wounds
  • Bandage scissors
  • Chemical ice pack or baggies to put ice in
  • Tweezers
  • Cotton swabs
  • Pocket knife
  • Wire cutters
  • Plastic or Latex glovesCADS_Letterhead