An American Red Cross Pet First Aid Course will be offered at the Sanibel Recreation Center on Thursday, Feb. 20 from 1-4 p.m. Gain the confidence and skills necessary to tend to unexpected pet emergencies until professional veterinary attention is acquired. During the American Red Cross Pet First Aid Course, participants will have the opportunity to practice skills on realistic dog and cat mannequins.
Course participants will receive a Dog First Aid and Cat First Aid Manual. The manuals each contain a 30-minute DVD with step-by-step information on safety procedures and dealing with medical emergencies.
The cost of the course is $50 for members and $62.50 for non-members and includes all materials. For more information call the Sanibel Recreation Center.
The Sanibel Recreation Center is located at 3880 Sanibel-Captiva Road. Daily, weekly, semi-annual and annual memberships are available. For more information call the Sanibel Recreation Center at 472-0345 or visit our web site at mysanibel.com.