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First Aid Course for Horses

26 Nov 2016

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Course Leader: Jackie Ludlam

Time: 10am - 1pm

Cost: £20

First aid course provides a basic overview of first aid procedures with horses and ponies. Classroom and practical teaching. Essential knowledge for all horse owners.

Also covered will be, the general wellbeing of your horse, covering daily checks that should be carried out, and how to make yourself familiar with your horses good health and wellbeing.

First Aid topics including:

  • Basic anatomy
  • Temperature, Pulse, and respiration
  • Wound treatments
  • Bandaging
  • Poulticing
  • Bathing and sterilization
  • Skin conditions
  • Transferable conditions
  • Vaccinations

To be followed by an open discussion about horse health, treatments, and topical illness like Strangles.

Please contact Wellow Equestrian Centre to book a place.

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