Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid

Learn What to do in Case of an Emergency for Cats and Dogs!

A pet first aid certificate is a valuable asset for people who work in the pet care industry and pet owners alike!

Be more prepared in case of an emergency by earning your Pet First Aid Certificate with Walks ‘N’ Wags, the longest standing Pet First Aid program in Canada.

Instructed by Scarlett Mackenzie, CPDT-KA of Nice Dog, Scarlett! and certified Pet First Aid instructor. Scarlett will show you what to do in case of emergency. This course provides pet first aid information for both cats and dogs.

With your registration you will receive a spiral-bound first aid book, a pocket-sized first aid guide (perfect for the car!), a full colour workbook, several first aid supplies, and a certificate upon completion. 

Learn First Aid Skills for Cats And Dogs

Modules include:

-Emergency Action Plan
-Head to Toe Check
-Animal Body Language and Communication
-Artificial Respiration
-Restraint and Transportation
-Airway Obstruction

-Bone and Joint Injuries
-Heat and Cold Injuries
-Bleeding and Wounds
-Medical Conditions
-Administering Medication
-Paw and Tail Injuries
-Eye Injuries
-Dealing with Grief

There is a 50 question multiple choice exam at the end of the course.

Online Class information:

Information about ONLINE Courses:
Time: 10 hours total
Registration fee: $183.00 CAD + taxes

Location: Online via Zoom

You will need a stuffed animal (plush toy) to demonstrate your skills on during the course, a reliable internet connection, a device with a camera and microphone, and the ability to join a Zoom call.

There is a 10 minute Zoom tech check approximately 1 week before the course begins in order to troubleshoot any technical issues. Available to participants all across Canada, the US and internationally. Zoom meeting times are listed in the Eastern Time Zone.

Registration closes 8 business days before the course start date to allow for materials to be shipped.

You will receive a confirmation of payment and course registration immediately by email.

Get free shipping if you register more than 3 weeks before the course starts. 3 weeks-8 business days before the course is $25 for shipping.

Want to take the course with a friend, family member, or co-worker? Receive materials for 2 participants in the same box to get $20 off!* Have a larger group? For groups of 5 or more, you can schedule a private class for your workplace, animal rescue, or kennel club.*Please contact instructor Scarlett Mackenzie by email before purchasing the course to receive the $20 off for 2 registrations, or to arrange your private class.

Click the ‘contact us’ button in the upper right hand corner of the screen to contact your instructor.

Upcoming Dates:

Date: ONLINE Saturday July 27 and Sunday July 28, 2024 from 11:00am-4:00pm ET

Date: ONLINE Saturday October19 and Sunday October 20, 2024 from 11:00am-4:00pm ET

Learn What To Do In An Emergency