Vets In Training 2020 Summer Camps
Weekly rate: $420, includes field trip costs and a camp t-shirt.
Week 1: Companion Animals & Us
June 22nd - 26th
Gain a deeper understanding of the needs of our beloved companion animals and how to best meet those needs.
Week 2: Intro to Veterinary Sciences
June 29 - July 3rd
Want to be a veterinarian when you grow up? Just love animals and want to understand them better? Join us for this fun, hands-on week-long look into what veterinarians do and why and explore anatomy using interactive models.
Week 3: Intermediate Veterinary Sciences
July 6th - July 10th
Continue broadening your understanding of veterinary science through hands-on skills labs, surgery observation, interactive models, optional dissection, and lots of help from our VIT animals!
Week 4: Advanced Veterinary Sciences
July 13th - July 17th
This week is a deeper examination of veterinary science. Learn advanced suturing and dissection techniques, observe surgeries in the veterinary hospital, and much more!
Week 5: Art With Animals
July 20th - July 24th
Explore your artistic side with a week of animal-themed projects, while enjoying time with our furry (and scaly) friends!
Week 6: Exotics and Endangered Animals
July 27th - July 31st
In-depth examination of the exotic animals at VIT and what it takes to be their owner and their veterinarian. Campers will also learn about the plight of endangered animals everywhere. Includes a special talk and Q&A with HousePaw’s own exotics vet.
Week 7: Compassion to Animals
August 3 - August 7th
Put your love of animals into action! Interact with the VIT animal crew while experience the joy of bettering the lives of animals through awareness and service.
Week 8: Marine Animals
August 10th - August 14th
71% percent of our Earth is water! Learn about the fascinating creatures that inhabit these oceans, lakes, and rivers through science experiments, interactive lessons, and animal examinations.
Week 9: Animals & Agriculture
August 17th - August 21
Learn more about the friendly farm animals at VIT and examine planting and composting with and for animals!
Week 10: Say Goodbye to Summer!
August 24th - August 28th
Join the crew at VIT as we celebrate the last week of summer with lots of hands-on learning, crafts, surgery observation, and all the animal time you can handle