Students completing this program will:

  • Recognize the basic elements of animal care for companion pets, such as handling, management, and nutrition.

  • Observe and interpret canine and feline body language communication to improve overall health during care.

  • Identify legal and ethical issues that impact companion pets.

  • Describe the basic methods utilized in canine training.

  • Explain the benefits of vaccine protocol and preventative treatment methods in animal health.

  • Compare the proper care, housing and nutrition for birds, reptiles, and small mammals.

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