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Dog Parasite Care

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This course includes:

00:53:00 hours

CPD Accreditation

5 units

Full lifetime access

Access on mobile and TV

Certificate of completion


Key Concepts Covered by This Free Course:

  • Develop knowledge about different types of coat and fur of dogs and how to maintain them.
  • Gain an understanding of common external parasites such as fleas and ticks and how to identify and prevent them.
  • Develop an understanding of internal parasites and their effects on a dog’s health.
  • Learn about common skin conditions and infections that affect dogs and how to prevent and treat them.
  • Understand the basics of clipping and scissoring and how to perform these grooming techniques on dogs.
  • Develop knowledge about the importance of maintaining a clean and healthy environment for dogs to prevent parasite infestations.

Course Overview 

Looking to start a career in pet care or interested in learning how to take better care of your furry best friend? Our Dog Parasite Care course is the perfect opportunity to develop essential knowledge and skills to help you maintain a healthy and happy dog. The course covers everything from different coat types and grooming techniques to identifying and treating common external and internal parasites. With the help of our expert instructors, you’ll learn about the best practices for maintaining a clean and healthy environment for your dog to prevent parasite infestations. Our course is designed for anyone who wants to become a responsible pet owner or start a career in the pet care industry. By the end of the course, you’ll be equipped with the skills and knowledge to ensure your dog’s health and happiness.

Course Benefits 

Our Dog Parasite Care course offers a range of benefits for dog owners and pet care professionals. You’ll gain a thorough understanding of different coat types and grooming techniques, allowing you to keep your dog’s coat in top condition. You’ll also learn how to identify and prevent common external and internal parasites, reducing the risk of infestation and illness in your dog. Our course covers the basics of clipping and scissoring, giving you the skills to maintain your dog’s coat at home. Additionally, you’ll learn about the importance of a clean and healthy environment for your dog, and how to create one. This course is ideal for pet owners who want to ensure their furry friends’ health and wellbeing, or for anyone looking to start a career in the pet care industry.

Career Path

  • Pet Groomer: Providing grooming services to dogs, including bathing, clipping, and scissoring.
  • Veterinary Technician: Assisting veterinarians with medical procedures, including administering medication and performing diagnostic tests.
  • Dog Trainer: Teaching dogs obedience and behavioral skills to help them live harmoniously with their owners.
  • Animal Shelter Worker: Caring for dogs in animal shelters, including feeding, exercising, and administering medication.
  • Pet Store Employee: Assisting customers with choosing the right pet products and providing advice on pet care.
  • Dog Walker: Providing exercise and outdoor time for dogs while their owners are away.
Course content

Dog Parasite Care

01: Different Coat Types of Dogs


02: Fleas, Ticks and Other External Parasites


03: Internal Parasites


04: Infections and Other Skin Conditions


05: Basics of Clipping and Scissoring


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