Everyone from dog-related business owners to dog owners can take the first-aid course in East Northport to learn CPR and other lifesaving techniques to help save their pets' lives. Videojournalist: Jim Staubitser (March 10, 2013)
Debbie Olsen of Huntington begins the rescue steps for CPR during a pet safety and CPR class held at Just Dogs Barkery in East Northport. (March 10, 2013)
The instructor held up the head of a stuffed animal -- showing how to pull the tongue out first to extend the passageway -- and pretended to clamp her mouth down on the snout to make a tight seal. "Two full breaths, check for the rise and fall of the chest," says Robyn Elman, a certified pet first aid teacher, during a recent class offered at Just Dogs! Gourmet in East Northport. Beyond basic pet...
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