Welcome to the Winter Session I 2021!
Students will spend five weeks exploring many aspects of veterinary medicine in a hands-on, interactive way. All lessons will be taught at an age-appropriate level. Students should prepare for many special visitors AND unique activities!
Register here for classes are perfect for students in 7th through 12th grade, who love animals, science and learning.
This session will run from the week of January 4th through the week of February 1st
Week 1: Grooming 101
Students will be hands-on learning to groom animals from head-to-toe! Brushing, bathing, dental care & nail clipping are all important aspects of pet care. Students will have the opportunity to work on these grooming techniques with a variety of species.
Week 2: They Ate What? Radiology: Class II
Students love seeing all of the weird things that pets eat! In this second radiology class, we will examine more real x-rays and fascinating case studies and work together to answer the question….They ate what?!?
Week 3: Canine Breed Bonanza
Man’s best friend comes in a variety of shapes and sizes. Different breeds offer a variety of traits that make every canine breed very unique. Look into the world of dog breeds, both big and small, to see the amazing things each one can offer!
Week 4: Caring for Senior Pets
Students will learn about the particulars of geriatric veterinary medicine and the special care required by aging animals.
Week 5: Veterinary Vaccine Protocols
Students will learn the difference about common veterinary vaccines and practice administering simulated vaccines using our teaching teddies.