Association of Pharmacy
Technicians UK (APTUK)
The Professional Leadership Body for Pharmacy Technicians

Pet Health


Focus on pet health

Brits have long been regarded as a nation of animal lovers, with 51 per cent of households counting a pet among its members. Raising awareness of pet health issues and educating pet owners on how to care for their pet’s overall health presents an important opportunity for pharmacy teams.

 Learning objectives: 

  • Understand what parasites can affect pets 
  • Be familiar with some of the commonly used products to be able to recommend their use
  • Understand the supervision requirements when recommending medicines for pets.

Originally Published by Training Matters

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