• Camp Type: Overnight
  • Age of Campers: 11 - 12
  • Gender of Campers: Coed
  • Year Established: 1977
  • Accreditations: 2

Join us at the zoo, in the wild, at the clinic, and in the shelter. We'll show you up-close the life of a veterinarian — diagnose animal diseases, set broken limbs, perform life saving CPR, and prepare lunch for an orangutan. Get certified in pet First Aid + CPR. Interview veterinarians about their training, practice, and daily challenges. Master the lasso and learn how to use a blow gun to anesthetize zoo animals for treatment. Study the medical/dietary needs of pets at rescue shelters Practice treating and suturing a wound. Take vital signs and perform snout-to-tail assessments on cats and dogs. Participate in parasitology, radiology and hemotology labs. Work in vet teams to solve challenging medical cases. Visit an MSPCA clinic and a working farm. Dissect and examine the anatomy of a variety of species.

Accreditations

  • CASE, NAIS
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