This program is designed for kids ages eleven to fifteen years and is similar to a babysitting course, but is focused on caring for friend and family members pets. This one day course covers body language, handling emergency situations, and how to be a responsible pet caretaker.
Help your child build valuable skills for a lifetime. As a trained pet sitter, certified by the Edmonton Humane Society your child will learn:
Daily care considerations for domestic companion animals such as dogs and cats, including feeding, exercise, enrichment, grooming, and special needs (i.e. administering medication)
How to understand what an animal is trying to communicate through its body language and behaviour