Event: Basic First Aid, Care and Rehabilitation of Hedgehogs

Basic First Aid, Care and Rehabilitation of Hedgehogs

This is a special one day course being held at the Reserve on Wednesday 4th December 2019. The course will be run by Vale Wildlife Hospital & Rehabilitation Centre, who are based in Gloucestershire.

The course includes:

  • a brief introduction to Vale Wildlife Hospital
  • legal aspects
  • zoonotic risks
  • initial examination & assessment
  • wounds
  • fluid therapy
  • administering fluids (practical session)
  • worried about green ‘poo’?
  • parasites
  • ongoing care
  • diet
  • hand rearing
  • a full colour course book containing all the information covered on the day and much more, plus a certificate of course completion.

Refreshments will be provided but attendees are recommended to bring their own packed lunch.

Course Time: 09.00 – 16.00

Price: £85  (Booking is via the Vale Wildlife website only, from the ‘On The Road’ Courses section. Payment is in advance, and must be made by Friday 1st November).