K9 First Aid
You may know first aid for your fellow humans, but what about your K9 companion? This class is primarily a K9 first aid class designed for the pet owner that has basic to mid level first aid skills. The best part is that you bring your own dog! Class will run 6-8 hours depending on class size and general level of first aid experience of students attending. We will cover numerous topics ranging from the basic anatomy to major trauma and how to address immediate needs appropriately.
This course will not turn you into a vet, but it will help give you the confidence to handle the most common pet emergencies so that you can get your best friend to a higher level of care in a safe and competent manner.
6-8 Hours of Instruction Includes:
- Canine Anatomy and Physical Capability
- Patient Assessment
- Safety Concerns
- Trauma Care and Immediate Life Threats
- Common Injuries and Treatment
- Building a K9 First Aid Kit