First aid skills and knowledge specific to cats and dogs exists and can save your pet’s life in the event of illness or injury. The St. John Ambulance pet first aid course provides the necessary skills and training to respond safely and effectively. Participants will learn and practice resuscitation techniques like CPR, how to aid a choking animal, and how to pet proof their homes to prevent serious injuries or illness.
This six-hour course encourages safe management of emergency circumstances, and it prepares rescuers to respond to life-threatening situations involving their domestic animals. Pet first aid provides participants with the knowledge, judgment, and skills that could potentially save their pets’ lives.
Time: Classes take place on the first Saturday of every other month from 10am-5pm.
Cost: $129+HST (includes book and pet first aid kit)