Our Care of the Older Pet course gives you an understanding of the aging process in cats and dogs; and practical tips on how to give them a comfortable; stimulating; and enjoyable old age so they stay fitter for longer. You’ll learn coping strategies for pets with disabilities such as blindness; deafness; and loss of mental ability. It alerts you to the special needs of senior pets in areas such as diet; exercise; grooming; and healthcare. The course includes a module on pain management; arthritis; and adapting the home to help the older pet with mobility problems.
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