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It's National Pet First Aid Awareness Month!

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National Pet First Aid Awareness Month!


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April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month!

Let's celebrate Pet First Aid Awareness ALL YEAR!

Pet First Aid Awareness Month is the month that we focus on pet health, being able to keep our pets safe and knowing what to do in case of an accident or injury with your pets.

Knowing what “Normal” is for your pet will allow you to also know what is “Not Normal.
It is estimated that up to 60 percent of animal hospital visits are emergency in nature. Statistics show that preventable accidents are the leading cause of death among pre-senior dogs.
Common pet emergencies and injuries:
  • hit by car
  • falling out the back of a vehicle
  • snake bites
  • insect bites
  • burns
  • choking
  • drowning
  • heat stroke
  • heat exhaust
  • poisoning
  • foreign body ingestion
Being educated in pet first aid helps you to be able to stabilize your pet before transporting it to the veterinary clinic for further treatment. Proper stabilization, bandaging, and safe transport can all help with a better chance of recovery for your pet!
By taking a Pet CPR and First Aid Class, you will learn basic pet first aid including bandaging, temporary muzzling, what to do in case of heat stroke, drowning, snake bites, poisoning and more!
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Pet First Aid Awareness Month

Hands on education in Pet CPR and First Aid is a plus for any pet owner or business who works with pets!
Please call Kim at 602-359-3693 if you would like to register for her next Pet First Aid Class.

Kim’s next class is April 23rd at 9 am until 3 pm. 


www.pettech.net


Thanks pet parents! Let’s celebrate Pet First Aid Awareness Month by taking time out of your schedule and taking a pet CPR and First Aid course! I will continue to have classes this summer in Chandler, near Riggs and Gilbert Roads.
My classes are 6 hours long and cost just $115. If you are interested in registering for a class please email me at vetekchic@gmail.com or go to www.pettech.net and type in my name under “Locate a nearby class or Instructor”, found on the upper left hand corner of their website. Type in my name, Kim MacCrone.

Looking forward to educating one pet owner/business at a time!

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