Dogs may need blood transfusions for a number of reasons. Typically, it can relate to a trauma they have experienced, a toxicity of various kinds, disease, or surgery. The process involves replacing red blood cells to ensure organs receive all the oxygen they require for a happy, healthy pup. However, because transfusions can be taxing on a dog - especially if they need more than one, it’s crucial to find activities for your dog that don’t require a lot of exertion. If your dog is recovering from a condition or trauma that required a blood transfusion, you may find a few of the activities below helpful.