Why You Should Have A Plan In Case Your Cat Is Hit + How To Make One

Guest author Nicole McCray

Few things in life are more traumatic than seeing your beloved kitty get hit by a car. No doubt your emotions will take over and it will be hard to think or decide what to do. The thing is, if you’re in a panic, you can’t help your cat.

Of course, we hope you never have to go through something like this. But having a plan for if your cat gets hit will help you remain calm. It could save your cat’s life and keep you safe while you try to help him.

Here’s what you need to think about and how to make one.

1. Gather the essentials ahead of time and keep them in a convenient place.

Here’s a list of things to have on hand before an emergency happens.

- A cat first aid kit

-Two towels or blankets

-A cat carrier

-Contact information for your primary vet and an after-hours emergency vet, stored in your phone and written on a card inside your pet first aid kit