Pet First Aid News

Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid: 7th Annual Holiday Charity Drive


Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid and our family of Instructors is pleased to announce our 7th Annual Holiday Charity Drive from December 1-18, 2018. Drop off your new and gently used pet items at any of the 18 drop off locations below in Canada and Seattle WA. Suggested donation items include: Food Beds Dishes […]



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Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid Instructors Weigh In


Our Head Office receives emails and phone calls daily from people inquiring about teaching Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid. We understand that people who inquire need to ensure they will be working with a company that is the right match. Of course we think we’re great, but let’s be honest, we are a little […]



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MUST READ. 3 Tips To Prevent Burnout in the Pet Care Industry


Note: This post is written for pet care professionals; however, others may also find it valuable! I received an email last week from a colleague who felt she needed some help. Her pet care business was becoming all consuming. While she tried to take days off, the bookings overlapped, staff sent texts/emails, and she felt […]



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Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid 6th Annual Holiday Charity Drive


Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid Instructors are collecting donated pet items for our 6th annual Holiday Charity Drive from December 1-18, 2017. Choose from 1 of 15 drop off locations in Canada, in Seattle WA, and in Denver, CO. Suggested donation items include: Food Beds Dishes Jackets Cat litter Toys Puppy pads Blankets Grooming […]



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How to Keep Your Pet Safe in the Winter Months


Ways to Keep Your Pet Safe in Winter Just because your pet has fur all over its body doesn’t mean that winter poses no threats for him. In fact, pets have many of the same needs that people do when it comes to staying safe from the effects of ice, snow, and cold–and you may […]



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HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST


Have you entered our awesome HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST yet? Click HERE to visit our Facebook page for contest rules and to enter. Be sure to enter by 9:00 PM Thursday October 26th, 2017!



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INTRODUCING: ONLINE WALKS ‘N’ WAGS PET FIRST AID CERTIFICATION!


We recognize that many of you live outside of our in-class offerings in Canada and Seattle WA. That’s why, for over a decade, Walks ‘N’ Wags has offered a Distance Learning Pet First Aid program. Historically, the program involved you awaiting a package of learning materials to be mailed to you. Well, wait for the mail […]



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Introducing: Walks ‘N’ Wags 2017 Course Manual


We are often asked what “stands out” about Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid program. We are proud of many aspects of our program so it can be a bit of a long-winded reply.  However, one of the things we take sincere pride in is our up-to-date curriculum. Pet First Aid is an unregulated industry, meaning consumers should research […]



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Introducing Toronto Instructor Course: June 3 & 4, 2017


We’ve started interviews for Toronto, ON Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid Instructor Course June 3 & 4, 2017. Only 8 spaces available. Don’t miss out, apply today! Walks ‘N’ Wags is seeking dynamic pet professionals from many Canadian locations to join our Instructor family. Learn more about becoming a Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First […]



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2016 Update From Tux to SAINTS Rescue


Today is the 4th anniversary of our Tux’s adoption from SAINTS Rescue. Each year Tux prepares an update to send to SAINTS.  We also share his news with the public in hopes that people will consider adoption – especially senior adoption.  Here is Tux’s 2016 letter: Dear family at SAINTS: 2016 was definitely quite a year.  I’m actually […]



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