This training exercise took place in February 2018 and we hope to offer it again in the future. Please check back.
The training with american humane was great and We will do this again in the future!!
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Payne CART & American Humane
Basic Animal Emergency Services Training
February 17 & 18, 2018
Center for veterinary health sciences
Payne CART & American Humane hosted a Training Exercise in Stillwater February 17 & 18th. The Training was everything we hoped it would be! Thank you to American Humane and the Kirkpatrick Foundation!
Center for Veterinary Health Sciences
208 S. McFarland
Stillwater, OK 74078
Please read and sign up below as indicated. A great exercise for our members. Spaces are filling up quickly.
Amid the chaos of a disaster, even the most beloved companion animals can be overlooked and left behind, and wild animals cannot always save themselves from perilous situations. If you want to gain the skills to respond to emergencies and care for animals in the aftermath of disasters, attend Basic Animal Emergency Services training from American Humane, a national leader in disaster response and animal rescue. This course trains you to assist during a disaster in your community and is the first step to becoming an American Humane Rescue volunteer at the national level.
Topics of this intensive two-day training include:
- Role and responsibilities in animal rescue
- Activating a disaster response team
- Safety factors and concerns in the field and shelter
- Incident command system in animal operations
- Small & Large animal behavior and handling
NOTE: OKMRC volunteers need to sign up for this training in two places:
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If you have any questions regarding this course please contact SART Co-Leader Leslie Cole at firstname.lastname@example.org
Leslie Cole, SART Co-Leader