Submitted by Steve on 16:06, 7th Jul, 2014 | 0

The GSPCA and WEA have teamed up once again to run an Animal Care and Welfare course at the Animal Shelter in St Andrews.

With limited places please book your place as soon as possible:

  • Wild animal rescue and first aid,
  • Emergency care,
  • Domestic animal health checking,
  • Animal handling and grooming,
  • Animal behaviour and psychology,
  • Nutrition and diets for animals,
  • An introduction to the GSPCA and the history of animal welfare,
  • and an Introduction to careers with animals

8 sessions Tuesdays 6.30 pm - 8.00 pm

Location: GSPCA Animal Shelter Rue des Truchots, St. Andrews

The next course starts 23rd September 2014

The cost of the course is £60 and payable to WEA

The Tutor for the course is Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager who has over 17 years experience managing RSPCA Animal Shelters, a wealth of experience from owning a large variety of his own pets, volunteering and working in a number of other animal environments, experience in working with International groups in animal care and has been with the GSPCA for over two years.

Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager said "The courses we have already run have been great fun and there is always a buzz in the room with many questions."

"The training is open to all age groups and is a great way to learn about some key skills and knowledge in caring for animals."

"We now run a series of other training opportunities at the Shelter and we are looking at others that we can provide."

"This Sunday we are running a dog first aid course at the Shelter for only £15 and we still have places available."

For more details to book your place please click here.

To find out about GSPCA training and courses at the Shelter please click here.

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