This past weekend a couple of us from Ontario Dog Sports had the opportunity to attend the open house at the K-9 Country Inn in Cookstown. The facility features the only sanctioned Dockdogs® training area in Ontario and also offers a lot more.
Would you be qualified to administer first aid to a pet if it were required? Instructed by an RVT, this course is designed to give the pet lover the necessary information and skill required to stabilize an injured animal until qualified veterinary care is accessed. Emphasis is placed on the prevention of illness and injury, the importance of early veterinary care and the appropriate restraining of an injured animal.
May 16 and 17 Beeton, Ontario, Cheryl Smith with Calvin Thompson "Canine Conflict" workshop-style event 8:30 to 5:00 All inclusive workshop-style seminar with demonstration dogs.
Dog owners who know how to do cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on people often wonder whether similar techniques can be used on dogs. The short answer is yes, they can, but their usefulness in canine emergencies is extremely limited.
Currently we are looking for one or more companies who would like the opportunity to become title sponsors and have their name attached to this great sport as well as to a great cause. Title sponsors will receive prime banner locations on the dock which is six feet high and is the focal point of the exhibition.