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Pet CPR and Basic First Aid

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Your Dog Smiles Pet Services Training Center

451 Carlisle Drive

Suite B

Herndon, VA 20170

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This is a great course for pet owners, pet professionals, emergency management professionals and anyone who volunteers for a pet rescue organization. Averaging about 4-hours in length.


A 4 hour training class which utilizes lecture, demonstration and hands on skills. See complete syllabus below.

According to the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) 1-out-of-4 more pets would survive, if just one pet first aid technique was applied prior to getting emergency veterinary care.



Skill: Restraining & Muzzling –"Any pet that is in pain or is going to be moved into pain, can and will bite."

*PetSaver Handbook *Hands-on Skill Practice

Skill: Primary Assessment - "In the first 12 seconds of you being on the scene you will know what to do and what actions to take."

*PetSaver Handbook *Hands-on Skill Practice

Skill: Rescue Breathing - "The pet patient has a heartbeat but is not breathing when assessed after the first 2 minutes of CPR"

*PetSaver Handbook *Hands-on Skill Practice

Skill: Canine & Feline CPR - "The pet patient is not breathing, call for help and begin CPR."

*PetSaver Handbook *Hands-on Skill Practice

Skill: Choking Management - Conscious Choking, Unconscious Choking (Witnessed & Found)

*Hands-on Skill Practice

Skill: Bleeding & Shock Management - Restraint, Muzzle, Elevation, Direct Pressure, Constricting Hand/Band, Immobilization, Shock Management & Transportation.

*Hands-on Skill Practice

Skill: Snout-To-Tail Assessment for Injury & Wellness - "A deliberate and systematic assessment from the snout to the tail of the pet with intent and purpose looking for any injuries the pet does not present to you or for wellness to create a base-line of your pet's health."

*Hands-on Skill Practice

Skill: Assessing the Pet's Vitals - "If you know what is normal for your pet then you will be able to quickly recognize when your pet is presenting not-normal."

*Hands-on Skill Practice

Handbook: Pet First Aid Kit Contents

Equipment & Supplies for Putting Together Your Own Pet First Aid Kit

Lecture: Insect Bites & Stings and Snakebite

Definition, Causes, Signs & Actions For Survival

Lecture: Heat & Cold Injuries

Definition, Causes, Signs & Actions For Survival

Lecture: Seizure

Definition, Causes, Signs & Actions For Survival



Each student will receive a Pet Saver handbook & a certificate.

Patch, muzzle & bleeding kit as well as extra printed certificates with official PetTech Seal can be purchased after class completion.



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451 Carlisle Drive

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