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You are confirmed for your Pet First Aid PetTech class at the Your Dog Smiles office which will begin at 10:00am. Arrive 10-15 minutes ahead of time to find a seat. Those who are late will disrupt the class and may cause the class to run late. By running late you will miss important information so please plan to arrive by 9:30-9:45 at the latest. Donuts and Coffee will be provided during this quick networking time. The class will go until 2pm. Where is the class held? The Your Dog Smiles Training Center @ Sugar Oak 451B CARLISLE DRIVE, HERNDON, VIRGINIA 20170 **Most GPS systems stop at the end of Carlisle Drive right before the pipestem for Sugaroak. So just look for the nature decorated entrance and follow that path down and around to the dumpsters which are directly across from our office. We are located on the second floor. What do I bring to class? *Dress comfortably in layers; bring water, Sorry we cannot allow food during class to keep the PetTech dogs free and clear but you are welcome to bring something for during a break. (We recommend snacks for 4 hour classes and snacks and a bagged lunch for 8 hour classes. For the 8 hour class there is a lunch break. There are some close restaurants and anything that needs to be refrigerated you should bring in a cooler bag as we do not have refrigerator space.) *Pencil to take notes. *Food and drink should only be eaten at designated times. *Be well rested and ready to practice lots of hands on skills! *We have coffee and tea available for you. *Picture of your pet(s). *****Please do not bring pets to class.***** Additional Details: Website: www.CPRPETAID.com Office Phone: (855) PET-AID1 Email: PetTech@CPRPetAid.com

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Your Dog Smiles Pet Services Training Center

43676 Trade Center Place, Unit 135

Room 207

Sterling, VA 20166

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You are confirmed for your Pet First Aid PetTech class at the Your Dog Smiles office which will begin at 10:00am. Arrive 10-15 minutes ahead of time to find a seat. Those who are late will disrupt the class and may cause the class to run late. By running late you will miss important information so please plan to arrive by 9:30-9:45 at the latest. Donuts and Coffee will be provided during this quick networking time. The class will go until 2pm. Where is the class held? The Your Dog Smiles Training Center @ Sugar Oak 451B CARLISLE DRIVE, HERNDON, VIRGINIA 20170 **Most GPS systems stop at the end of Carlisle Drive right before the pipestem for Sugaroak. So just look for the nature decorated entrance and follow that path down and around to the dumpsters which are directly across from our office. We are located on the second floor. What do I bring to class? *Dress comfortably in layers; bring water, Sorry we cannot allow food during class to keep the PetTech dogs free and clear but you are welcome to bring something for during a break. (We recommend snacks for 4 hour classes and snacks and a bagged lunch for 8 hour classes. For the 8 hour class there is a lunch break. There are some close restaurants and anything that needs to be refrigerated you should bring in a cooler bag as we do not have refrigerator space.) *Pencil to take notes. *Food and drink should only be eaten at designated times. *Be well rested and ready to practice lots of hands on skills! *We have coffee and tea available for you. *Picture of your pet(s). *****Please do not bring pets to class.***** Additional Details: Website: www.CPRPETAID.com Office Phone: (855) PET-AID1 Email: PetTech@CPRPetAid.com
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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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Your Dog Smiles Pet Services Training Center

43676 Trade Center Place, Unit 135

Room 207

Sterling, VA 20166

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