British Wildlife Rehabilitation Council

Registered Charity No. 1157841

Appendix 3

BASIC EQUIPMENT

Medical kit - dressings.
- fluids including Hartmans solution (lactated ringers).
- syringes and crop tubes.
- antiseptic/insecticidal wound powders.
- antiseptic solution eg povidone - iodine.
- antiseptic wound cream.
- ectoparasiticides/anthelmintics.
- instruments - scissors, forceps.
- wire cutters

Accommodation with safe and controllable heating and fitted with thermometers/thermostats.

Handling equipment
- grasper.
- hook.
- gloves.
- boxes.
- cages.
- blankets.
- wire cutters.
- nets.
- draw-string bags.
- survival blanket.
- field first aid kit.
- pads.
- splints.

Human 1st aid kit
Accident book

Kitchen equipment