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Equine Emergency First Aid 3.00 Cr.
Speakers: Amy D'Andrea MEd, RVT, CVT, VTS(EVN)
CEUs: 3.00 Cr.
Dates: Mon Jan 15th, 2024
Type: Online / Remote Learning
Competencies: Knowledge
Host Name: Amy D'Andrea
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Description: Our Emergency First Aid for Horses provides an introductory overview of how to manage common medical emergencies when they happen to horses. This does not include any advanced veterinary medical content regulated by law and the state veterinary practice act. Topics include: Transporting and restraining sick and/or injured horses, how to prepare an emergency plan and first aid kit for your farm, how to perform triage, physical assessments including obtaining vital signs, traumatic injuries such as wounds and fractures, how to apply an emergency splint, how to perform quick release ties and use safety ropes, important supplies in the equine first aid kit and how to use them, severe bleeding, burns, eye injuries, digestive Issues, emergencies that happen on the trail and horse shows and more.
Sponsor: Pet Emergency Academy