À propos

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!

    Conditions requises

    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.

    Leçons

    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

    Carrière

    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

    Certification

    Vous devrez suivre chaque leçon dans son intégralité et répondre aux examens à la fin de chaque module de cours. Si votre taux de réussite dépasse 55 % à chaque examen, vous pourrez obtenir un certificat de réussite ou d'autres options d'accréditation pour reconnaître votre réussite.

    Tous les cours sont accrédités par l'International Council for Online Educational Standards et par l'Association Internationale des Collèges Privés de Carrière (www.iapcc.org). Lorsqu'ils terminent un cours avec succès, les étudiants peuvent choisir d'acheter un certificat ICOES qui reconnaît leur réussite, auprès de cette institution tierce.

    La plupart de nos cours vous permettront d'obtenir des crédits dans le cadre de la formation continue (CE) ou du développement professionnel continu (CPD). Les points CE/CPD sont acceptés et reconnus par les organismes professionnels membres et les institutions académiques à travers les États-Unis et au niveau international.

    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 étudiants. Accrédité par ICOES. Certifié par IAPCC et CPD.

    10150 étudiants. 
    Accrédité par ICOES.
    Certifié par IAPCC et CPD.

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    À propos

    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!

      Conditions requises

      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.

      Leçons

      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

      Carrière

      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.