Texas EMS Agencies: Saving Both Humans and Pets

Texas EMS agencies do more than just help humans. In many Texas communities, the local EMS agencies are equipped with pet oxygen masks to help pets when they respond to 911 calls for house fires or carbon monoxide poisoning.

Click here to learn more about how EMS professionals used a pet oxygen mask to revive a dog trapped in a house fire.

Lavaca County EMS received a donation from local residents that ensures that each ambulance in Lavaca County EMS’s fleet has pet oxygen masks that will address the different sizes of dogs.