Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine Info Session

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine Info Session


Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine — 205 Duck Pond Drive Blacksburg, Virginia 24061

No registration is required. More information can be found at

Featured Activities include:

Hospital tours - Tours last approximately one hour and include the hospital and the DVM student teaching facilities.

Photo booth - Bring your camera!

Food drive - Dry and canned food, treats, rawhide bones, and other supplies will be collected to support dogs in the care of Montgomery County Animal Care & Control.

Teddy bear surgery clinic - Members of the Class of 2016 repair your favorite stuffed animal.

Dogs available for adoption - Visit the VA-MD Vet Med Grove from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., where the Animal Welfare Foster Program will introduce you to dogs that are looking for homes.

Anatomy display - Members of the Class of 2018 display skeletons and other specimens, including a live, painted horse located outside the anatomy room.

Wildlife exhibit - See live animals from the Southwest VA Wildlife Center and Field of Daisies Rabbit Rescue.

Club and organization displays - Learn about our veterinary student clubs and organizations and purchase merchandise.

Lectures - Learn about how to prepare a competitive application to veterinary school, how the horse’s gut anatomy predisposes them to colic, the One Health initiative, opportunities in the field of Food Animal Medicine, and more.

Demonstrations - Get a closer look at horseshoe making, small animal endoscopy and ultrasound, a Virginia Tech police dog, electron microscopy, animal autopsy, and more.

Silent auction

…and much more!

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Emory, Va. Campus: P.O. Box 947, Emory, Va. 24327 (map)    276.944.4121
Marion, Va. Campus: 565 Radio Hill Rd., Marion, Va. 24354 (map)    276.944.6342 ·  276.781.7200