If you’re interested in working with animals and think you might want a future in the field of veterinary medicine, then the Kids U! Veterinary Science Academy may be for you!
This week-long program is open to teenagers ages 14 through 16 and introduces you to the various careers in veterinary science through an exciting and hands-on program where you'll be surrounded by professionals in the field who share their passion for animals, health and science. This camp will address real veterinary situations as well as help you gain an understanding of important topics in veterinary medicine ranging from ethics to management.
Participants will gain hands on experience learning about animal behaviors, proper handling techniques, and farm animal care and management. Additionally, campers will study anatomy, physiology, safety and welfare, and do lab work including dissections, first aid and suturing clinics, and CPR techniques, and even take a trip to a local veterinary hospital.