Walks ‘n’ Wags Pet First Aid Course
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Saturday, May 26th and Sunday, May 27th
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. both days
General: $150.00 +GST
Staff/Volunteer: $135.00 +GST
*Subject to Eventbrite registration fee
Edmonton Humane Society
13620 - 163 St NW
Dogs are welcome to attend as long as you can provide proof of up to date vaccinations and they are friendly with people and dogs.
Minimum of 6 participants and a max of 16 participants for this course.
Cancelations made 4 business days or more in advance will receive full refunds.
Partial Refunds will be processed with a 20% administration fee for cancellations made 3 business days or less in advance.
No refunds will be processed after the course start date.
Learn life-saving first aid skills for cats and dogs with this hands-on course!
Skills and knowledge covered in the Walks N' Wags Pet First Aid Course include:
- What to do if your pet is choking
- Splinting & bandaging
- How to deal with poisoning and heatstroke
- Preventative medicine
- ...and more!
Certificate provided upon successful completion of the course. Participants must attend the full day to receive a certificate.
This course is suited for individuals aged 14+. If you are under 18 years of age you must complete a Waiver Form.
Dogs are welcome to attend as long as they are up to date on their vaccinations and are friendly with people and dogs. Proof of vaccinations must be brought with you on day of course.
The course runs from 10am - 3pm for two days and includes a lunch break both days.
- General: $150 + GST
- Staff/Volunteer: $135 + GST
Participants that have taken advantage of the 2 person registration deal will be reimbursed the $20 discount on the day of the course.
If you are an EHS staff/volunteer please contact email@example.com for the discount code to receive the staff/volunteer fee.
About your Walks 'N' Wags Instructor...
Leah grew up on an acreage with cats, dogs, and horses as pets. As an adult, she added hamsters and ferrets to her family of pets. For over 12 years, Leah has worked with both domesticated animals and wildlife in many different roles. She has worked at boarding facilities, a humane society, vet clinics, and a wildlife hospital. Leah has worked hands-on with injured and orphaned wild animals, taking part in rescues, rehabilitation, and releases. For several years, she was an education program presenter, teaching kids and adults how wildlife become injured and how to protect them from injury.
Leah is very passionate about teaching others and is a CPDT-KA, teaching various dog classes. She has been a Walks 'N' Wags Pet First Aid instructor since 2013 and offers courses in Camrose, Edmonton, and Tofield.
She is currently the proud guardian of one dog, a boxer mix named Maya.
Walks N' Wags Pet First Aid will take place on the following dates:
- May 26th & 27th from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. both days
- Participants must be at least 14 years of age. Those under the age of 18 will need to bring the completed waiver form to class, available here.