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Fire district gets first responder training for animals


March 24, 2017

Courtesy Photo Veterinarian Crystal Connor and Technician Ki Goodman pose with MVFPD first responders and their dogs as part of the training efforts.

Veterinarian Crystal Connor and Technician Ki Goodman of the Left Hand Animal Hospital have been reaching out to first responders of the Mountain View Fire Protection District.

They’re conducting classes on how to deal with pets in various situations.

“It’s kind of what I would term a triage CPR training for the Mountain View Fire District,” Dr. Connor said. “We’re hitting multiple fire houses, the whole purpose of this one was to get training for the Niwot fire department.”

The course includes a lesson about basic canine and feline patient handling, including obtaining the...

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