Entries by reaseheathblog

Pets for Therapy workshop

On Wednesday the 15th of March, Canine course manager Rachel Rodgers ran a Pets as Therapy (PAT) session as part of the Student Associations ‘Extra Time’. Students from all levels and across the curriculum areas had the chance to meet and work with our trained PAT dog Maisy, experiencing some of the techniques involved in […]

Casualties to Cadavers

We recently  hosted a wildlife workshop “Casualties to Cadavers”  in association with the British Wildlife Rehabilitation Council. It was a great day which involved students meeting with industry professionals and learning new skills revolving around animal autopsy. We hope to extend this link in future with similar events being held at the college. If anyone […]

Survivors step out for stroke at Reaseheath

  Crewe and Nantwich Stroke Association hosted a Step out for Stroke walk at Reaseheath College, Nantwich, on Saturday 4th June. This family fundraising event is saw 56 participants, take part in the event. Participants, who included stroke survivors and their families, walked or ran across the campus and covered distances that ranged from 0.5miles […]

Animal Management Welfare Conference Day

On Tuesday the 10th May the animal management department held a a series of career talks as part of their Welfare Conference Day for Level 3 Animal Management students and Animal Behaviour and Welfare undergraduates. Students had the chance to gain an insight into potential career options from a range of guest speakers and had […]

Reaseheath’s Hoofstock Society spread Christmas spirit

Members of Reaseheath’s Hoofstock Society spread Christmas spirit by making festive outfits for some of the college’s paddock animals, then taking them for a charity walk round campus. The students, three ponies and two donkeys visited departments across the college to collect donations for two favourite charities, The Donkey Sanctuary and the Horse and Pony […]

Sharing interverbrate first aid best practice

Reaseheath Herpetological and Entomological Society shared their knowledge invertebrates at a recent BIAZA (British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums) Terrestrial Invertebrate Working Group (TIWG) conference. The conference, held at Twycross Zoo over two days (7th-8th December), took place in conjunction with  the Veterinary Invertebrate Society (VIS). The two day event focused on invertebrate […]

Students mark World AIDS Day with human ribbon

Caring students from across the college joined together to mark World Aids Day by forming a giant ribbon on the front lawn. World Aids Day is a worldwide initiative held annually on the 1st December powered by the National AIDS Trust, established to give people the opportunity to unite together to show their support for […]

Marine mammal training workshop

On the 10th – 13th of November 2015, four animal management students attended the joint International Marine Animal Training Association and European Association of Aquatic Mammals workshop, held at Zoomarine, Italy. Beth Goddard and Amy Clyne, both studying Level 3 Extended Diploma in Animal Management were joined by degree students James Doodson and Matt Brown […]