Why choose the Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid Course?

  • We are the longest standing Pet First Aid program in Canada
  • Our course is applicable to both dog AND cat owners
  • We are internationally recognized
  • Upon completion CCPDT members are eligible for CEU (continuing education) credits.
  • Receive an extensive, user-friendly manual complete with custom illustrations to assist you in your time of need
  • Receive a beautiful certificate of completion upon passing the course
  • We work with live pets
  • Our instructors come from an amazing variety of backgrounds
  • You may utilize our logo on your web site or print materials to confirm you have completed our program and add recognition
  • You will be added to the professional participants page of our web site with a direct web link to yours
  • Our courses are informative AND fun!


  • CPR and Artificial Respiration
  • Choking
  • Bleeding and other wounds
  • Broken bones and joint injuries
  • Recognize early signs of illness
  • Learn to prevent illness and injury


Upon successful completion, you will receive a Certificate of Completion from Walks N’ Wags.

About Red Deer Pet First Aid

Red Deer Pet First Aid is a division of Rhino Integrated Safety Services Ltd. a local and family run business in Red Deer. We proudly offer the Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid Course.

About the Instructor: Pam Pennington-Connelly

Pam joined the family business, Rhino Integrated Safety Services Ltd. in 2014 as a certified Canadian Red Cross First Aid Instructor and shortly after that, a certified Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid Instructor. Pam has been employed in the veterinary profession since 2004 and graduated as an Animal Health Technologist in 2008 from Olds College. She has always been passionate about education, prevention, and community involvement. She often represents Dog & Cat Hospital at various community events and tradeshows, organizes school tours and presentations, and in her spare time volunteers at the Red Deer & District SPCA.

Pam founded Toby’s Cause Animal Education in 2010 and has been visiting schools in the Red Deer area eversince. Toby’s Cause Animal Education is a program designed to educate children about the veterinary profession, veterinary care and responsible pet ownership.
For more information or to register for an upcoming course please contact Pam at: petfirstaid@rhinotraining.ca or 403-896-PETS (7387)