Upcoming Courses - 2015

Upcoming Courses in BC, 2015
(Not including private courses)
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First Aid "Fur" Pets currently offers 
the Walks "N" Wags Pet First Aid courses
at the following locations
Registrations being accepted now for the following certificate courses.
Click on locations above to see each course's details.
Check back often for new course offerings in 2015.
(For Distance Learning courses, click here)

See what Lady May and Fissure of Turtle Gardens have to say about their FAFP's experience! http://www.turtlegardens.org/blog/?p=40969

"I would highly recommend this course to anyone who owns a pet or works with animals." Heather Goudreau
"Great Knowledge, Everyone Should do it - BH

"Heather is a knowledgeable and patient teacher who wants to be sure each student is learning what they need.The course has made me more confident that I will know how to handle an emergency. A good grounding in the basics of first aid. Thanks!" L. Ferrari

"It is empowering to feel competent and capable with regard to any minor or life threatening injury that may befall one of our cherished four legged family members.  
Thank you Heather, and Walk’N’Wags Pet First Aid!” Bree Rockwell

"Every pet owner should do it." D. Buchinski, Delta
"...very good place to start if wanting to learn more or get into a career with animals." Angelica Leepack
"I found this course especially helpful for anticipating/preventing as well as dealing with emergencies." Sharon Blackwell, New Westminster, BC
"So much to learn! Would be a great course for first-time dog owners before they get a dog. Full of information. Feel more confident in first aid." Nicole C.
"Tons of fun and I would encourage all animal lovers to take this course!" Stephanie Tolea
"This was a very informative and fun course. I will be well prepared and know exactly what to do in case of emergency!" Chasey Lister

"Please tell the people "First Aid Fur Pets" that they already may have saved the life of my parent's cat only weeks after my course. I was able to intercede to encourage them to take her to the vet initially, (diagnosis - infection needing a long acting antibiotic) to show how to use a dropper to give water and how to feed (side of cheek). She refused to eat and drink, the vet gave tools to measure consumption so she got food and water. She is sleeping peacefully and now, eating and drinking on her own and did not die. We think she will live. Emma the cat and her grateful family thank you."
Sheila Chapman

(Thank you very much for sharing this with us, Sheila!)
"What a great course, learned so much and prepared to save a life... Thank you.
Rochelle Lynn Bowden

"Very educational and informative. Wonderful instructor. Amazing! –
Dylan Jones, WAGS (Whistler Animals Galore Shelter)

"The Walks 'N' Wags pet first aid course is comprehensive, with lots of very detailed information taught by friendly, knowledgeable instructors! Everyone who owns a pet or works with animals should take this course! It was a blast!" 
– Paula Rowlands owner – 
Dukes & Divas doggie daycare, Surrey 

"Great course! I feel much more prepared to handle 
first aid situations!"  Christina Bunch

"Awesome course, great info., I learned lots!" Kristina Buczacky
(Hugs & Kisses Little Doggie Daycare http://www.hugsandkisses.ca)

"I run a grooming shop and have always wanted to take the first aid course. It was very informative and has prepared me further in case of an emergency, whether it be in my shop, 
at home or on the street." Candy Levine Doppert
(Candy's Tender Pawz Pet Grooming
http: candystenderpawz.com)

"Every pet owner should take this course." Shari Olsen



Top left: "Fluffy" being revived.

I'm Becket, and I'm being a good 
demo dog!


Walks 'N' Wags' Pet First Aid Course Dates
It may be the most comprehensive of its kind. Important topics covered in the course include: steps to take in an emergency, how to handle bleeding wounds and bone injuries, how to perform Artificial Respiration and CPR, what to do for poisoning and heat/cold injuries, and more. For a complete list of Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid curriculum please click here.

Each Instructor offering the Walks 'N' Wags Pet First Aid program sets their own course fees based on cost of living in their area. To receive pricing and venue information, please view our course calendar and click on the link that accompanies the city you are looking for. If you do not see your city on the list, please visit our Distance Learning page to order your educational package today!

BurnabyMarch 28 & 29, 2015Website
CoquitlamMay 10, 2015 – All dayWebsite
DeltaApril 11 & 12, 2015Website
KelownaJuly 18, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Maple RidgeMarch 29, 2015 – All dayWebsite
NanaimoApril 26. 2015 – All dayWebsite
PentictonMarch 7 & 8, 2015Website
Port AlberniContact for private courses in regionContact
Vancouver (Eastside)March 29, 2015 – All dayInfo Here
Vancouver (Westside)May 3, 2015 – All dayInfo Here
VictoriaApril 25, 2015 – All dayWebsite
West VancouverJune, 2015 - TBAWebsite
Calgary (Northwest)March 7 & 8, 2015Website
Calgary (Northeast)April 19 eve & 20 day, 2015Contact
Calgary (Northeast)April 24 eve & 25 day, 2015Contact
Calgary (Northwest)May 2 & 3, 2015 – All dayWebsite
CanmoreMarch 22, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Edmonton (Leduc)March 8, 2015 – All dayContact
EdmontonMarch 21, 2015 – All dayWebsite
EdmontonMay 24, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Fort McMurrayMay 3, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Grande PrairieMarch 22, 2015 – All dayWebsite
LloydminsterApril 11, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Red DeerApril 18, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Rocky Mountain HouseApril 25, 2015 – All dayWebsite
ReginaOctober 23 & 24, 2015Website
AjaxMarch 22, 2015 - All dayWebsite
BurlingtonApril 25, 2015 – All dayWebsite
HamiltonApril 11. 2015 – All dayWebsite
KeswickMarch 22, 2015 – All dayContact
KeswickApril 19, 2015 – All dayContact
KeswickMay 24, 2015 – All dayContact
MarkhamJune 14, 2015 – All dayContact
Markstay – WarrenMarch 21, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Mississauga/OakvilleMarch 8, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Mt. Brydges / LondonMarch 29, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Ottawa (North Gower)March 28, 2015 – All dayWebsite
OttawaApril 12, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Ottawa (Kemptville)May 23, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Richmond HillApril 26, 2015 - All dayWebsite
StouffvilleApril 25, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Stevensville (Fort Erie)March 28, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Stevensville (Fort Erie)April 26, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Toronto (Beaches)April 12, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Toronto (Westend)May 3, 2015 – All dayWebsite
WaterlooMarch 22, 2015 – All dayContact
Moncton / RiverviewApril 18, 2015 – All dayWebsite
New locations soon2015 TBAContact
AmherstMarch 7, 2015 - All dayWebsite
AntigonishMay TBA, 2015 – All dayWebsite
HalifaxApril 18, 2015 – All dayWebsite
Seattle (Redmond)April 12 & 19, 2015Website
SeattleMay 9 & 16, 2015Website
ColchesterSpring 2015 – date TBAContact

Our Pet First Aid course is Internationally recognized and has since been taught by Instructors across North America for over a decade. In September 2007, Walks 'N' Wags took over the administration of this wonderful program and our goal is to continue to train quality Pet First Aid Instructors and provide such an important service to Pet Owners for many years to come.

Walks 'N' Wags' Pet First Aid
Click here for a list of our Pet First Aid
professional participants.