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HANDS-ONLY™ CPR CAN SAVE LIVES

HOW TO GIVE HANDS-ONLY CPR. If you see a teen or adult suddenly collapse, call 9-1-1 and push hard and fast in the center of the chest to the beat of the classic disco song “Stayin’ Alive.” CPR can more than double a person’s chances of survival, and “Stayin’ Alive” has the right beat for […]

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Do you know how to save a pet form choking?

Domestic animals like dogs and cats are naturally curious, and they often express their curiosity by picking things up with their mouths. Because they are low to the ground and able to get up on tables and other furniture, they have ample opportunity to gobble up objects that are choking hazards. It is important to […]

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In a Hurry? take the on Line CPR Course, Followed by the skills session with a Health First instructor.

A skills session is the hands-on portion of an AHA eLearning course and includes Parts 2 and 3 — skills practice and testing. It is conducted in-person after a student completes Part 1 online. Skills sessions are conducted by AHA BLS Instructors. GO to http://www.onlineaha.org Sign up for the course you are looking for. Complete […]

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In a Hurry? take the on Line CPR Course, Followed by the skills session with a Health First instructor.

A skills session is the hands-on portion of an AHA eLearning course and includes Parts 2 and 3 — skills practice and testing. It is conducted in-person after a student completes Part 1 online. Skills sessions are conducted by AHA BLS Instructors. GO to http://www.onlineaha.org Sign up for the course you are looking for. Complete […]

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This holiday season is almost over, away make sure to keep the family pet in mind.

This holiday season is almost over, and as you toss plants and holiday decorations away make sure to keep the family pet in mind. Five Quick Tips: Keep poisonous plants out of reach of your pets. Poinsettias, mistletoe and holly are the most common offenders, as well as lilies that are harmful to cats. Keep […]

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Keep a first aid kit for your pet accessible

Keep a first aid kit for your pet accessible at home or in your car when traveling. Gathering the necessary items ahead of time could help save your pet’s life in an emergency. Include bandage material, such as gauze pads, cotton gauze, muzzle, adhesive tape and masking tape.

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3rd Annual Halloween Open House & Party

Countryside Rescue, a non profit rescue and adoption center, is holding its 3Rd annual Party. See Loving Cats and Dogs ready for adoption. Silent Auction, games, Product Demo and more. Pet Costume Parade Kicks off at 1pm.. Saturday October 27  11-2 3410 Guerneville Rd, Santa Rosa

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Bystanders CPR

Less than one-third of sudden cardiac arrest victims are administered immediate CPR from bystanders. Through a variety of programs, the American Heart Association is equipping people and communities to act in emergencies and ultimately save lives.

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Concerned about your Pet?

You’re never wrong to call If you’re concerned about your pet, you should never feel embarrassed about calling a veterinarian. Veterinarians are used to emergencies and they prepare for them. Most veterinary hospitals have doctors on-call or provide referrals to emergency pet hospitals, so don’t worry about waking your veterinarian out of a sound sleep. In fact, all […]

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88 Percent of cardiac arrests occur at home

Anyone can learn CPR – and everyone should! Sadly, 70 percent of Americans may feel helpless to act during a cardiac emergency because they either do not know how to administer CPR or their training has significantly lapsed. This alarming statistic could hit close to home, because home is exactly where 88 percent of cardiac […]

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