Learn how to prevent and treat pet injuries and illnesses before they happen!

This 10 hour course will teach you the skills you need to assist a pet as a first responder until qualified Veterinarian assistance is obtained.


Topics Include:

Preventative Medicine


Airway Obstruction

Artificial Respiration

Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation

Bleeding & Wounds

....And Many More!

Why Walks 'N' Wags?:

Live Dogs In Every Class

Hands-On Learning

Focus on both Dogs & Cats

Veterinarian Approved


Course Graduate Testimonials

  • "Knowing Pet First Aid is like having a fire extinguisher. Hopefully you never need it but if you do, you'll be glad you have it" - Lisa K

  • "Would recommend this to anyone who has pets" - Mekkino

  • "Highly Recommended!!" - Kaity Vanderkooy

  • "Great course! Lyndsay was a fabulous instructor, easy to understand and very welcoming and helpful" - Kelsey Gill

  • "I highly recommend" - May Chou

  • "Great course! I am happy I took it and now I feel prepared in case of an emergency with my pets or anyone else's."

    - Viviana

  • "Well organized and engaging course!" - Carmen

  • "A great course! Well presented and thoroughly delivered. I feel prepared for potential pet emergencies. Thanks Lyndsay!"- Hayley Crichton

  • "Very informative course! Tons of useful information in case of medical emergencies." - Evan

  • "Brilliant, thorough & fun with interactive games which kept my brain engaged!"- Kelly
  • "I really enjoyed this session. I don't feel tired & overwhelmed which is fabulous." - Namita
  • "Lyndsay was a joy! The course was thorough and she included games to make it more engaging and help with memory" -Tara
  • "So informative- Wonderful instructor! I feel so prepared to handle any emergency with confidence" - Cindy Inness
  • "Walks 'N' Wags Pet First Aid is really helpful & knowledgeable! It helps me to deal with animals better!" - Lucy
  • "Amazing Course! I hope I won't have to use my new skills but I feel ready to, thanks to Lyndsay" - Helene D
  • "Prevention is worth all the cures and this course prepares pet owners for most circumstances" - Anonymous
  • "Great information every pet owner should know"- Renae
  • "I highly recommend any pet parent, caregiver, dog walker, cat sitter to take this course. It may save a fur-baby's life" - Anonymous
  • "Wonderful help for me at home with pets and at the SPCA too!" - Adelle Fassler
  • "Lyndsay did well explaining the whole book in detail!" - Ryan
  • "A great, hands on learning experience!" -Anonymous
  • "10/10 would recommend the course for every pet owner, anyone who works with animals or anyone who wants to feel more confident in handling emergency situations" - Rio Prystay
  • "Course was a great mix of theory & practical with hands on & group work! Highly recommend!" -Jillian Pinhorn

Upcoming Dates

April 28 2024 (Coquitlam)

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June 23 2024 (Coquitlam)

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OFF THE GRID (Supplementary Course)

Are you an outdoor enthusiast, backpacker, farmer, hunter, camper, dog walker, hiker, cabin owner, living in a remote community or living in an area without easily accessible Veterinary care? Or do you just want some additional training?

The supplementary OFF THE GRID Pet First Aid Course is a great course for you!

OFF THE GRID is a 3 hour program. 

Cost $70+GST

Topics covered in this course include: 

  • Trip Planning
  • Equipment Improvisation
  • Prolonged Patient Care
  • Advanced shock
  • Pain management
  • Poisoning
  • Evacuation

OFF THE GRID is a Certification program earned upon successful completion of the course and exam.

To attend OFF THE GRID, participants must have completed our initial Pet First Aid program within the past 3 years.

Upcoming Dates


Private Course Bookings

Own a pet care business with several employees needing certification?

We are more than happy to set up a private course with you.

Contact us for more information