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Basics in Wildlife Rehabilitation Series


Red Creek is once again offering the Basics in Wildlife Rehabilitation Series in the fall of 2016.

This course is designed to help train individuals who wish to take the written tests to become a wildlife rehabilitator in Pennsylvania.

Date

September 10th, 11th, 17th and 18th, 2016

Time

9:00 am to 4:00 pm ( Doors open at 8:30am )

Location


Red Creek Wildlife Center

300 Moon Hill Drive,

Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972

(570)739-7111 – education and training office

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CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED TO 20 PERSONS



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Designed for individuals interested in becoming licensed wildlife rehabilitators, this series covers the knowledge and skills needed to apply for wildlife rehabilitation permits in Pennsylvania.

What’s included?

Four INFORMATION PACKED Days (two weekends)

PLUS Three On-Line Classes and FREE ACCESS to future on-line rehabilitation classes we publish.

Day 1 (1st Saturday)

Wildlife Capture and Transport. This class meets the testing requirements for those wishing to be permitted for field rescue of injured wildlife.

Day 2 (1st Sunday)

Stress and Shock

Intake, exam and stabilization

Hydration and fluid therapy

Emaciation

Calorie calculations

Hygiene and Zoonosis

Imprinting

Euthanasia

Injections Lab (mammal and avian)

Day 3 (2nd Saturday)

Specifics on Birds

Anatomy

Bird Identification

Raptor Identification

Nutrition and Orphan Care

Handling

Housing

Common Diseases

Common Injuries

Bandaging and injections workshop

Day 4 (2nd Sunday)

Specific to Mammals

Identification

Rabies

Diseases and parasites

Nutrition and diets

Orphaned Care

Milk composition

Common injuries

The series is designed and instructed by 25 year

veteran Wildlife Rehabilitator Peggy Hentz

Also Includes three courses you can begin taking right awayy: (do not sign up for these individually. They are included in the course price.)

Medical Math for the Wildlife Rehabilitator – $35 value


Telephone Skills – Handling Wildlife Emergency Calls – $20 value


Non-Profit Workshop for Pennsylvania Wildlife Rehabilitators – $75 value

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CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED TO 20 PERSONS



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Returning Students – Click Here to Register for Free