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DSPCA 1 Week Animal Care Summer Camp 2018 for ages 7 - 11 years

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DSPCA Rescue Centre

Mount Venus Road

Rathfarnham

Dublin 16

Ireland

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The DSPCA are running a number of one week "Animal Care" Summer Camps for Young People ages 7 – 11 in the DSPCA Campus in Rathfarnham.

We have space for 25 people each session and the camp will cost €195 (10% discount for Junior Members/10% discount for siblings). Please email us for codes before paying.

The camp is from 9.30 – 4.00pm Monday – Friday and the first camp will start on Monday 2nd July 2018.


Camp participants will learn:

  • The importance of environmental enrichment for farmyard animals

  • Care and handling of exotic pets

  • Care and handling of cats and kittens

  • Care and handling of horses and equines

  • Care and handling of cats

  • Care and handling of dogs and puppies

  • Dog training day

  • Basic Pet First Aid

  • Work of the DSPCA and a history of Irish Animal Welfare

  • Day Trip to Location to be Confirmed with the animal care and Education Staff

Requirements

  • All camp participants must have an up to date anti tetanus vaccine.

  • Camp times start sharp at 9.30am so we would appreciate early arrival.

  • Camp finishes sharp at 4pm.

  • Suitable clothing for outdoor activities should be warn (no hoodies please). Remember to dress appropriately for the weather and to bring sun cream. Please refrain from wearing jewellery.

  • Unfortunately we cannot take on people with animal allergies.

  • Please notify us of any medical conditions or special requirements before applying.

  • Mobile phones may be brought but we would ask that people refrain from using them during course times.

  • Please bring a suitable pack lunch.


Please note as the DSPCA is a Working Animal Shelter some animals may not be available for handling.


We are also running a one week course for kids aged 12 - 16 years, click here for details.


Have questions about DSPCA Animal Care Summer Camps?

Contact DSPCA at education@dspca.ie

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Location

DSPCA Rescue Centre

Mount Venus Road

Rathfarnham

Dublin 16

Ireland

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

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