Vets in
             Training

Junior Vets in Training (Ages 7-10)

Jr. Vets in Training (JR. VIT) is a club offered to kids aged 7-10 who want to learn more about animals through hands on activities and learning. Each week, Jr. VITs will meet with a different expert in the veterinary field and learn all about the industry.

 

JOIN US FOR OUR NEXT SESSION!

Dates: Next session coming soon (5 weeks)
Time: 6:00 pm  – 7:30 pm
Cost: $200
A sibling (must be 7-10) working on the same screen can be added for an additional $60.
Taught by: one of our staff veterinarians and veterinary technicians. Jr. Vets in Training will take place virtually via Zoom. 
Take homes: A scrub top, stethoscope, a Jr. VIT bag with all materials needed to participate in the class.

 

WHAT CAN JR. VITS EXPECT TO LEARN?

  • How to care for shelter animals
  • Basic pet anatomy and common behaviours
  • How to spot dangerous and safe animals
  • Why grooming is important
  • How to choose the right pet for your family when adopting
  • Responsible pet ownership

Vets in Training (Ages 10-14)

Vets in Training is a five week program offered to kids aged 10-14 who aspire to be a vet or want to work with animals in the future. These workshops will give children hands-on experience with animals and exclusive access to our on-site animal hospital.

 

JOIN US FOR OUR NEXT SESSION!

Dates: Next session coming soon (5 weeks)
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Cost: $200
A sibling (must be 10-14) working on the same screen can be added for an additional $60.

Taught by: one of our staff veterinarians, veterinary technicians and special guests. Vets in Training will take place virtually via Zoom. 
Take homes: A scrub top, stethoscope, a VIT bag with all materials needed to participate in the class.

 

WHAT CAN VITS EXPECT TO LEARN?

  • Basic animal anatomy
  • Physical exams
  • Parasites
  • Breed specific diseases

Senior Vets in Training (14+)

Sr. Vets in Training (Sr. VIT) is a five week program offered to students 14+. Students will dive into the world of veterinary medicine and get an in-depth look at what it's like to work with animals.

REGISTER FOR SR. VETS IN TRAINING

 

Join us for our next session!

Dates: Wednesdays, March 31 to April 28 (5 weeks)
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost: $200
A sibling (must be 14+) working on the same screen can be added for an additional $60.
Taught by: one of our staff veterinarians, veterinary technicians and special guests. Sr. Vets in Training will take place virtually via Zoom. 
Take homes: A scrub top, stethoscope, a Sr. VIT bag with all materials needed to participate in the class. 

Week 1 - Vet Med 101

Week 2 - Physical Exams

Week 3 - Internal Medicine 

Week 4 - External Medicine

Week 5 - Special Guest

This session is limited to 15 students.

 

WHAT CAN SR. VITS EXPECT TO LEARN?

  • Anatomy
  • Physical exams
  • How to run a vet appointment
  • Diagnostics
  • X-rays
  • Hospitalization (meds, bandaging, catheter)
  • Wound healing