Important considerations before buying a pet

QUALIFICATION
N/A
LOCATION
Duchy College Stoke Climsland
START DATE
3 April 2023
DURATION
6 hours
LEARNING AREA
Animal Management & Veterinary Nursing
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

Important considerations before buying a pet

This course will highlight what is involved in purchasing, caring for and maintaining your animal during its life.

Many pet owners purchase their pets without fully understanding what is involved in caring for their pet throughout its life.

This course will provide the necessary information to ensure that as a new pet owner you are fully aware of the costs and needs of your pet to ensure that they are looked after well and to promote positive welfare.

Animals that will be discussed are rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils, mice, rats.

Please note: this course is suitable for applicants aged 19+

This course will run from 09:00-16:00

QUALIFICATION
N/A
LOCATION
Duchy College Stoke Climsland
START DATE
3 April 2023
DURATION
6 hours
LEARNING AREA
Animal Management & Veterinary Nursing
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

What you will learn

This course will cover:

• Purchasing your pet
• The life span of your pet
• Cost involved
• Suitable housing and husbandry
• Food and nutrition
• Practical handling and restraint
• Health checks

Please bring suitable clothing and lunch.

Entry requirements

None

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Set on stunning rolling hillsides, our campus epitomises the very best of land-based education. The recent addition of the £4 million Future Farm research facility means students and businesses are at the heart of the next evolution of environmental farming. Whether it’s a love of horses, sport, protective services, heavy machinery or animal care, nobody forgets their time at Duchy College Stoke Climsland. It’s time to secure your #careercollege experience.


This course will cover:

• Purchasing your pet
• The life span of your pet
• Cost involved
• Suitable housing and husbandry
• Food and nutrition
• Practical handling and restraint
• Health checks

Please bring suitable clothing and lunch.

None

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Set on stunning rolling hillsides, our campus epitomises the very best of land-based education. The recent addition of the £4 million Future Farm research facility means students and businesses are at the heart of the next evolution of environmental farming. Whether it’s a love of horses, sport, protective services, heavy machinery or animal care, nobody forgets their time at Duchy College Stoke Climsland. It’s time to secure your #careercollege experience.


Dates & Locations

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Location - Duchy College Stoke Climsland
  • Start Date - 3 April 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £0.00
  • Day/Time - Monday, 09:30-16:30
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Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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