Yes, your pooch like you can donate blood. The process is similar to the human blood donation system. There are certain requirements which we’ll go over.
Dog Blood Groups
There are different blood groups in dogs, like humans. Dogs use the DEA (dog erythrocyte antigen) system. Blood types include DEA 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 3, 4, 5, and 7. So, you cannot measure dog’s blood types in the human system.
How Does a Dog Donate Blood?
Giving blood is the simplest step of this process. Also, if you’re wondering, the requirements vary from vet to vet. Blood is drawn from a large vein in your dogs neck called the ‘jugular‘.