Prepare Yourself to Save a Life

 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.

The PetSaver™ Program covers the following topics:

Skill: Restraining & Muzzling

“Any pet that is 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 15-25 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 had a heartbeat but is not breathing” -PetSaver Handbook Hands-on Skill Practice

Skill: Canine CPR & Feline CPR

“The pet patient has no heart beat and is not breathing.” -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, Pressure Points, 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.” -PetSaver Handbook 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.” -PetSaver Handbook Hands-on Skill Practice

Handbook: Pet First Aid Kit Contents

Equipment & Supplies for Putting Together Your Own Pet First Aid Kit

Lecture: Poisoning

Definition, Causes, Signs & Actions For Survival

Lecture: Snakebite

Definition, Causes, Signs & Actions For Survival

Lecture: Insect Bites & Stings & Snakebite

Definition, Causes, Signs & Actions For Survival

Lecture: Heat & Cold Injuries

Definition, Causes, Signs & Actions For Survival

Lecture: Seizures

Definition, Causes, Signs & Actions For Survival

Lecture: Caring For Your Senior Pet-izen (Only in PetSaver program!)

Senior Pet-izen Care, Signs & Symptoms, Risk Factors & Euthanasia

Lecture: Dental Care For Your Pets (Only in PetSaver program!)

Dental Care Facts, Periodontal Disease, Risks, Preventative Care & Cleanings
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