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Canine First Aid

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Key Info

Learning Area   Animal Management & Veterinary Nursing
Delivery Mode   Full-time
Duration   1 day This course will run from 09.00 to 16.00.
Course Code   12655-DSC-22


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Leisure and Professional
Location   Duchy College Stoke Climsland
Start Date   03/04/2023
Day/Time   Monday, 09:30-16:00
Fees   Tuition Fees: £0.00

You’d like to think that you won’t find yourself into a problem situation with one of the dogs in your care, but accidents happen all the time. Dogs are naturally curious creatures, and it doesn’t take much for one of them to let their enthusiasm get the better of them. You also can’t stop other dogs attacking. The most beneficial thing you can know is how to address the outcomes. From bites and stings to poisoning, right through to giving CPR, our course teaches you everything you need to know in order to be prepared.

  What You Will Learn

The content will gives an overview into pet first aid, this includes the following:

• Introduction and importance of veterinary services
• Learn the different causes of lameness in dogs
• Get tips on examining dogs at home
• Know the signs of dehydration and what to do
• Learn how to examine wounds and how to stop bleeding effectively
• Know how to treat burns on dogs
• Get an understanding on how to treat a choking dog
• Know what to do in the event a dog goes into shock
• Learn basic CPR on the dog
• Understand what it takes to approach an injured animal
• Learn the different tools and techniques to restrain a dog
• Drowning and near drowning first aid
• Get insight into household hazards
• Learn about poisoning and treatments

Please note: This course is for adults 19+.

  Entry Requirements

Please note: This course is for adults 19+.

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# Canine # Dog # FirstAid # Health # Shortcourse # Free # Adult #

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