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DO YOU HAVE A PET EVENT YOU WISH TO ADVERTISE TO THE PET INDUSTRY? Email us at petsaustralia@petsaustralia.org to discuss your listing!


SUNDAY 16th June 2019 – Pet First Aid Course-Level 1 at Erina

WHERE: Petite Paws Doggy
Daycare 1/22 Barralong Rd Erina

WHEN: SUNDAY 16th June 2019
TIME: 9.15am SHARP start, finish approx 4.45-5pm.
COST: $169 Incl GST NonMembers, $139 Pets Australia members.

This nationally renowned course features Pet First Aid issues you will see daily as well as the rare and dramatic events. Taught by a qualified veterinarian and featuring Australia’s ONLY “dog” CPR training mannekin, the course includes:

  • What’s normal  What’s not
  • CPR, breathing support and choking – THE NEW TECHNIQUES
  • Poisoning, snake and spider bites – THE NEW RECOMMENDATION
  • Pulses, heartrates and blood assessments
  • Bandaging, making safe, and BAR
  • Bloat, environmental disasters and broken bones

This is a “bring your own dog” function, or you can borrow one of our dogs for the day. It’s hands on, fun, learning and networking!

You can also phone our office on 8214 8653 for more information, or email us at petsaustralia@petsaustralia.org

 If your current certificate is more than 3 years old, you will need updating. BOOK NOW while places still remain!



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pet design1Dates To Suit Your Needs! – Grooming Technician Course – Qld & NSW 

Pet Stylist Academy, a proud member of Pets Australia, has teamed with Pet Design in NSW to present the Grooming Technician course. Designed to produce a competent bather/brusher, this is a flexible course for grooming industry beginners OR those wanting to operate their own bathing/brushing business (eg mobile hydrobaths), OR grooming professionals who want to brush up on their knowledge.

You receive training on most aspects of basic salon operation: coat types, zoonoses, bathing, drying & brushing, anatomy, breeds, equipment, WHS, animal welfare, legal issues, client & complaint management, waste management, hygiene & sanitation, restraint & welfare, ears, eyes, nails & sanitary clipping, & more.   There is a course book packed with relevant & useful information, a mentor while you study, the chance to re-sit the exams if you need to, a Certificate of Achievement , & Post Nominal for your business cards & advertising .  Pet Stylist Academy offers networking to help you find your dream role after your course, AND this course also forms the basis of your studies for your Cert III.

WHEN: Each training centre has at least 2 dates each school term & depending on numbers, they can manage their start dates to suit YOU! Email Pet Stylist Academy or petsaustralia@petsaustralia.org for more information!

WHERE: 49 Cypress Dr Broadbeach Waters (Gold Coast)  Qld AND at Pet Design Manly 123 Pittwater Rd Manly NSW

COST: Email Emily at  info@petstylistacademy.com.au  for costs, which can include accommodation if you study in Qld. Holiday while you learn!

CONTACT: Contact Emily at info@petstylistacademy.com.au or 0423 037 252.  In NSW contact Jenny at pets@groomer.com.au or phone 0428 281 333.



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