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Every pet owner knows how intriguing and complex animals can be. Each creature is endearingly individual and full of surprises. Cats can be spirited and mysterious. Dogs can be untameable but adorable. Learn to speak their language and fully understand their habits, instincts, wants, and needs with the Animal Care course, written by professional veterinarians. Once you understand each other, your bond will be so much stronger.

All kinds of pets need specific care, whether they have four legs, two legs or no legs at all. This online course covers a range of pets and their specific needs, care, living requirements, and diseases.

Learn how to take care of pets properly and react in the right way to give them what they need. Once you can see things from a pet’s point of view, you’ll be better equipped to give them a comfortable life and develop a harmonious relationship that’s fulfilling for you and them. Get started today and awaken your animal instincts!

    Requisitos

    International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

    Lecciones

    Module 1: What Is Normal Behavior For A Dog?

    • Socialization
    • Dogs and learning
    • Juniors and seniors
    • Habits – digging, chewing, and more!

    Module 2: If Dogs Could Talk

    • Body language
    • Stances
    • Body language reference table
    • Smells and sniffing
    • Urine and feces
    • Vocal language

    Module 3: A Dog's Eye View

    • Fear
    • Anxiety
    • Aggression
    • Scent marking
    • Elimination
    • Issues at feeding time

    Module 4: Normal Cat Behavior

    • How cats’ behavior develops as they grow
    • Feeding time rules
    • Sleeping and biological rhythms
    • Sexual behavior
    • Maternal instincts
    • Aggression

    Module 5: When Cat Behavior Is Abnormal

    • Peculiarities of certain breeds
    • When play is not play
    • Moody & sensitive times
    • Differentiating instinct from conditioning
    • Differentiating between behavioral and health issues

    Module 6: Cats Heightened Senses And Communication

    • Reading body language
    • Sense of smell
    • Sense of hearing
    • Distinctive cat sounds
    • What’s she trying to tell me?

    Module 7: Cat Care And Health

    • Understanding aggression and how to deal with it
    • Scratching
    • House training
    • Excessive vocalization
    • Discipline
    • Preventative health care
    • Responsible ownership
    • Effects of ageing

    Module 8: Specific Information On Rabbits & Guinea Pigs

    • Different breeds
    • Common problems and diseases
    • Providing an adequate living environment
    • Exercise
    • Usual care needed

    Module 9: Specific Information On Hamsters, Gerbils, Mice & Exotic Rats

    • Different breeds
    • Understanding behavior
    • Common problems and diseases
    • Providing an adequate living environment
    • Usual care needed

    Module 10: Specific Information On Birds

    • General tips on caring for birds
    • Small birds
    • Larger birds & birds of prey
    • Poultry
    • The parrot family
    • Recognizing common diseases and preventing spread

    Module 11: Specific Information On Fish

    • How to care for fish
    • Tropical fish
    • Cold water fish
    • Marine fish
    • Recognizing disease and what to do

    Module 12: Specific Information On Reptiles

    • Challenges of keeping reptiles as pets
    • How to care for reptiles
    • Turtles, terrapins & tortoises
    • Snakes & lizards
    • Recognizing disease and what to do

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    Who is this course for?

    • Anyone who wants to know more about animal care and training
    • Pet parents who care deeply for their animals and want to get to know them better
    • Anyone interested in keeping a pet and who wants to know which one is right for them
    • Anyone interested in working with animals or starting an animal business
    • People who want to feel confident around animals by knowing how to read them

    Certificados

    Para recibir la certificación, se debe completar cada página del curso y obtener al menos un 55% en los exámenes del curso. Una vez completado con éxito el curso, tendrás acceso a poder adquirir de inmediato nuestras diferentes opciones de acreditación para certificar tu éxito.

    Todos nuestros cursos están acreditados por el Consejo Internacional de Estándares Educativos en línea (número de acreditación ICOES / 00763/13/36) y por la Asociación Internacional de Colegios Privados de Carreras (www.iapcc.org). Los estudiantes que completen exitosamente los cursos podrán adquirir sus certificados desde nuestra tienda.

    La mayoría de nuestros cursos te otorgarán créditos a través del Desarrollo Profesional Continuo (CPD) / Educación Continua (CE). Verifica el logotipo de CPD en la página del curso. Los puntos de CPD son aceptados y reconocidos por empleadores de los sectores público y privado, e instituciones académicas en todo el Reino Unido e internacionalmente.

    Creator

    Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS

    Expertise: Animal Health and Wellness, Veterinary

    Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS, is a veterinarian with 27 years' experience in companion animal practice. As a child, Pippa was pony-mad and can't remember a time when she didn't want to be a vet. She started volunteering at her local clinic at the age of 14, and it was a dream come true when she was accepted for vet school. She graduated from the University of Glasgow, UK. Her knowledge and dedication has helped transform the lives of thousands of students and pets from around the world.

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    Animal Care

    10150 estudiantes. Acreditación ICOES. Certificación IAPCC y CPD.

    10150 estudiantes. 
    Acreditación ICOES.
    Certificación IAPCC y CPD.

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    Every pet owner knows how intriguing and complex animals can be. Each creature is endearingly individual and full of surprises. Cats can be spirited and mysterious. Dogs can be untameable but adorable. Learn to speak their language and fully understand their habits, instincts, wants, and needs with the Animal Care course, written by professional veterinarians. Once you understand each other, your bond will be so much stronger.

    All kinds of pets need specific care, whether they have four legs, two legs or no legs at all. This online course covers a range of pets and their specific needs, care, living requirements, and diseases.

    Learn how to take care of pets properly and react in the right way to give them what they need. Once you can see things from a pet’s point of view, you’ll be better equipped to give them a comfortable life and develop a harmonious relationship that’s fulfilling for you and them. Get started today and awaken your animal instincts!

      Requisitos

      International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

      Lecciones

      Module 1: What Is Normal Behavior For A Dog?

      • Socialization
      • Dogs and learning
      • Juniors and seniors
      • Habits – digging, chewing, and more!

      Module 2: If Dogs Could Talk

      • Body language
      • Stances
      • Body language reference table
      • Smells and sniffing
      • Urine and feces
      • Vocal language

      Module 3: A Dog's Eye View

      • Fear
      • Anxiety
      • Aggression
      • Scent marking
      • Elimination
      • Issues at feeding time

      Module 4: Normal Cat Behavior

      • How cats’ behavior develops as they grow
      • Feeding time rules
      • Sleeping and biological rhythms
      • Sexual behavior
      • Maternal instincts
      • Aggression

      Module 5: When Cat Behavior Is Abnormal

      • Peculiarities of certain breeds
      • When play is not play
      • Moody & sensitive times
      • Differentiating instinct from conditioning
      • Differentiating between behavioral and health issues

      Module 6: Cats Heightened Senses And Communication

      • Reading body language
      • Sense of smell
      • Sense of hearing
      • Distinctive cat sounds
      • What’s she trying to tell me?

      Module 7: Cat Care And Health

      • Understanding aggression and how to deal with it
      • Scratching
      • House training
      • Excessive vocalization
      • Discipline
      • Preventative health care
      • Responsible ownership
      • Effects of ageing

      Module 8: Specific Information On Rabbits & Guinea Pigs

      • Different breeds
      • Common problems and diseases
      • Providing an adequate living environment
      • Exercise
      • Usual care needed

      Module 9: Specific Information On Hamsters, Gerbils, Mice & Exotic Rats

      • Different breeds
      • Understanding behavior
      • Common problems and diseases
      • Providing an adequate living environment
      • Usual care needed

      Module 10: Specific Information On Birds

      • General tips on caring for birds
      • Small birds
      • Larger birds & birds of prey
      • Poultry
      • The parrot family
      • Recognizing common diseases and preventing spread

      Module 11: Specific Information On Fish

      • How to care for fish
      • Tropical fish
      • Cold water fish
      • Marine fish
      • Recognizing disease and what to do

      Module 12: Specific Information On Reptiles

      • Challenges of keeping reptiles as pets
      • How to care for reptiles
      • Turtles, terrapins & tortoises
      • Snakes & lizards
      • Recognizing disease and what to do

      Carrera

      Who is this course for?

      • Anyone who wants to know more about animal care and training
      • Pet parents who care deeply for their animals and want to get to know them better
      • Anyone interested in keeping a pet and who wants to know which one is right for them
      • Anyone interested in working with animals or starting an animal business
      • People who want to feel confident around animals by knowing how to read them

      Creator

      Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS

      Expertise: Animal Health and Wellness, Veterinary

      Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS, is a veterinarian with 27 years' experience in companion animal practice. As a child, Pippa was pony-mad and can't remember a time when she didn't want to be a vet. She started volunteering at her local clinic at the age of 14, and it was a dream come true when she was accepted for vet school. She graduated from the University of Glasgow, UK. Her knowledge and dedication has helped transform the lives of thousands of students and pets from around the world.