Animal Care Courses
There are an enormous number of opportunities to learn animal care, partly through structured animal care courses such as colleges provide, but also through one off taster weekends or days
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Courses in Traditional Rural Trades & Crafts
Weald & Downland Open Air Museum, Sussex
Poultry husbandry, willow workshops, introduction to coppice management, Sussex rug making, keeping sheep, food for free, birds of prey experience, animal tracking, heavy horse experience days, ploughing heavy horses, care & management of heavy horses, horse loggin, driving heavy horses, cottage herb garden. Day, weekend & week long courses available. Tree walks, wildflower walks, bat walks, fungi walks & more.
Courses cover subjects such as Psychology, Kennel and Cattery Management, Pet Sitting, Dog Training Class Instruction, Judging, Fish Behaviour, Bach Flower Remedies in Canine Care, Pet Bereavement and more
A range of courses covering Animal Behaviour, Animal Studies, Canine Studies, Equine Behaviour, Parrot Behaviour, Wildlife and more
Many agricultural colleges offer courses in Animal Care and Management, covering small animals to the equines.
As well as a wide range of animal related courses, Myerscough offers a Professional Certificate in Animal Assisted Therapy