OFF THE GRID

levi-tux-otgOver the years, participants of our 10 hour Pet First Aid program (OFF THE GRID) have asked us whether we have supplemental classes available.

We are thrilled to announce that after several years of planning, we’ve put together a fun, interesting NEW supplemental program for our previous Pet First Aid participants.off-the-grid-logo-jpg

Introducing, Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid’s “OFF THE GRID” program!

WHO SHOULD TAKE OFF THE GRID?

Outdoor enthusiasts, backpackers, farmers, hunters, campers, people living in remote communities, dog walkers, hikers, cabin owners, people wanting additional training, people living in areas without easily accessible Veterinary care.

The skills can also be applied in urban areas in times of disaster when Veterinary care is not easily accessible.

Off The Grid SuppliesTOPICS COVERED:

  • Trip Planning
  • Equipment Improvisation
  • Prolonged Patient Care
  • Advanced shock
  • Pain management
  • Poisoning
  • Evacuation

FAQ

To attend OFF THE GRID, participants must have completed our initial Pet First Aid program within the past 3 years.

OFF THE GRID is a 3 hour program.

At least one live dog or cat will be present in class.  Ask your Instructor whether you may bring yoTux with sleeping matsur own.

OFF THE GRID is a Certification program earned upon successful completion of the course and exam.

FOR OFF THE GRID COURSE

You should wear comfortable clothing that you can layer on and off.  Bring writing paper and pen/pencil. We will supply drinks and snacks. If you have specific dietary needs, please bring your own snack. Dogs are welcome if registered ONLY and there is a 5 dog per class maximum. Dogs must be relatively calm, quiet, and sociable with dogs/people. We reserve the right to send any dog home if s/he is felt to be disruptive or unsuitable for the dynamics of the class. We regret cats are unable to attend class.

HOW TO REGISTER

For course dates, places and information to register,  CLICK HERE.