Quad City Animal Welfare Center pet first aid class


Share
Posted Online: May 15, 2013, 10:54 am
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
Press release submitted by QCAWC



Quad City Animal Welfare Center
724 West Second Avenue Milan Illinois 61264 309-787-6830 www.qcawc.org


Pet First Aid Class

(Milan, IL) –The American Red Cross and the Quad City Animal Welfare Center (QCAWC)

will hold a Pet First Aid Class on Saturday, May 18th, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to

noon. The class will be held at the QCAWC Education Center located at 724 West Second

Avenue, Milan, IL.


Pet First Aid is the immediate and temporary care given to an injured animal until he/she can

be taken to a professional veterinarian for more definitive medical care and attention. The

primary goal of pet first aid is to protect both the family and the pet from further harm or

injury.


The cost to attend the class is $20.00. Please call Patti McRae at 309-787-6830 ext. 13 to

register.



















 




Local events heading








  Today is Tuesday, Sept 2, the 245th day of 2014. There are 120 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: It is estimated that 300,000 people attended the recent Democratic convention in Chicago when Gen. George B. McClellan of New Jersey was nominated as a candidate for president of the United States.
1889 — 125 years ago: Alderman Frank Ill, Winslow Howard and Captain J.M. Montgomery returned from Milwaukee, where they attended the national Grand Army of the Republic encampment.
1914 — 100 years ago: Three members of the Rock Island YMCA accepted positions as physical directors of other associations. Albert Cook went to Kewanee, C.D. Curtis to Canton and Willis Woods to Leavenworth, Kan.
1939 — 75 years ago: Former President Herbert Hoover appealed for national support of President F.D. Roosevelt and Congress in every effort to keep the United States out of war.
1964 — 50 years ago: The Rock Island Junior chamber pf Commerce has received answers to about 65 % of the 600 questionnaires mailed out recently in a "Community Attitude Survey" to analyze sentiments of citizens towards their city's various recreational, educational, and civic service programs.
1989 — 25 years ago: The two thunderstorms passing through the Quad Cities last night and early today left some area residents reaching for their flashlights.






(More History)