A first aid and CPR class for pet owners will be Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Louisiana SPCA, 1700 Mardi Gras Blvd., Algiers.
The hands-on training course will teach participants the basics in animal handling, restraint, pet first aid and CPR using realistic animal mannequins. Red Cross-certified instructors will teach what to do in common emergency situations.
Certification from the American Red Cross in pet first aid and CPR will be given. All students will receive either a dog or cat handbook for easy reference. Registration is required; contact Lori Haeuser at 504.368.5191, ext. 154 or firstname.lastname@example.org.