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College Vet Day


April 2 & Dec. 22
1 - 3:30 p.m.

Akron Zoo College Vet Day

Are you a college student interested in becoming a vet tech or veterinarian, especially in a zoo? Join our vet staff as we explore the different aspects of zoo animal health care as well as requirements necessary for consideration into veterinary school.

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Dec. 22

Activities include:

  • Presentation by one of the zoo’s veterinarians
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of the Roger J. Sherman Center for Animal Care
  • Animal encounter
  • Opportunity to meet zoo staff

All registrants must complete a health form. Program has been adjusted to allow for social distancing and other COVID-19 precautions. Masks are required for all guests, ages 10 and older, at the Akron Zoo. 

For details, call 330-375-2550, ext. 7213 or email program coordinator Deb Brady at D.Brady@akronzoo.org.