Animal Nutrition - The Principles

About the Course

What are we feeding our beloved animals?

This two day course will cover the basic principles of animal nutrition. Topics covered will include:

  • The 6 key nutrients
  • What are the different food ingredients high in and where would you find them?
  • Energy requirement vs lifestyle factors - how to work out the calorie requirements that your animal needs per day
  • A comparison to the contents of different types of foods
  • Pet food labels explained
  • Nutritional based illnesses
  • Developing problem solving skills
Please note the course is mainly based on dogs and cats.

Entry Requirements

By making a booking you are declaring yourself medically fit to participate in the course.

Useful Information

Free parking is available on campus; a permit will be issued and should be clearly displayed.

Please bring a packed lunch and all refreshments needed for the day.

Course Dates

Saturdays, 17 September 2022 - 24 September 2022 (9:30am to 4:30pm)

£195 per person (15 places available)


For group bookings please contact 01245 424287