Course Description

Bringing home a new pet to join your family is always a fun and exciting time.  But it also comes with a huge responsibility.  This animal now depends on you for food, shelter, medical care, and companionship.  In short, you hold their very life in your hands.  This fun and informative course will help you cover all the basics of animal care.  Every thing from feeding recommendations, bathing tips, and basic first aid topics are covered in just 12 easy to learn lessons.  Just follow along and you'll be a pro in no time at all!

 

  • Completely Online
  • Self-Paced
  • 6 Months to Complete
  • 24/7 Availability
  • Start Anytime
  • PC & Mac Compatible
  • Android & iOS Friendly
  • Accredited CEUs
Universal Class is an IACET Accredited Provider
 

Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Summarize how to properly feed your dog.
  • Summarize how to properly feed your cat.
  • Summarize the basic pet care items you'll need.
  • Describe the proper ways to bathe your pet.
  • Describe the proper ways to groom your pet.
  • Define Heartworm Treatment.
  • Summarize general first aid precautions to take with your pet.
  • Describe ways on how to handle poisoning or a pet.
  • Describe methods for pet proofing your home.
  • Summarize what to look for when choosing a pet boarding facility.
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.
 
 

Assessment Guide

Assessment Points
An Introduction 1 points
Lesson 1 Exam 9 points
Lesson 2 Exam 10 points
Lesson 3 Exam 10 points
Lesson 4 Exam 10 points
Lesson 5 Exam 10 points
Lesson 6 Exam 10 points
Lesson 7 Exam 10 points
Lesson 8 Exam 10 points
Lesson 9 Exam 9 points
Lesson 10 Exam 10 points
Lesson 11 Exam 9 points
Lesson 12 Exam 10 points
Final Exam 55 points
Forms For Pet Sitting Business
Forms For Pet Sitting Business
Business Ideas for Specialty Dog Care Services
Business Ideas for Specialty Dog Care Services
The Process of Hiring the Right Employees for Your Dog DayCare Business
The Process of Hiring the Right Employees for Your Dog DayCare Business
Running a Pet Sitting Business: Keeping it Personal
Running a Pet Sitting Business: Keeping it Personal
How to Identify Birds
How to Identify Birds
The Role of your Dog Day Care Business in a Community
The Role of your Dog Day Care Business in a Community