Pet First Aid

Pet First Aid is a course for anyone who owns a pet and wants to know how to deal with a sick or injured pet until further help can be sought. The courses is conducted over a 4 hour period and includes:

  • Introduction
    • The vet and your role in first aid
    • Keeping your pet safe in an emergency
    • Car Accidents
    • Pet proofing your home
    • How pets show pain
    • Checking your pet's health
  • Pet Accidents and First Aid
    • Breathing and respiratory problems including choking
    • Dog CPR
    • Drowning
    • Shock
    • Broken Bones
    • Spinal injury and moving an injured pet
  • Tending to your pet
    • Controlling Bleeding
    • Dressings and Bandages
    • Paw Problems
    • Ears, Eyes, and Mouth
    • Bandaging the Ear
    • Bandaging the Tail
    • Illnesses
    • Poisoning, Bites, and Stings
    • Burns and temperature related problems
    • Seizures and Epilepsy
  • Different types and sizes of animals
    • The older dog
    • Cats
    • Small dog care
    • Puppies and young animals
  • Summary of Pet First Aid
    • Pet First Aid Kits
    • Summary
 
Assessment:
 

Those delegates who complete the course, and are deemed to have reached the required standard, are awarded a certificate which is valid for three years.

Costs:
 
£45.00 at our venue
 
If you prefer you can also complete the course on-line by following the link ProPet First Aid
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First Aid & CPR for small and large pets