Petting zoo, Teddy Bear Clinic, CAM the Ram at CSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital Open House April 21

CAM the Ram gets in your face
The Logo for the CSU College of Veterinary

Mary Guiden

The James L. Voss Veterinary Teaching Hospital welcomes our community to the 39th annual Open House from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 21.

Organized by students in Colorado State University’s Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program, the free Open House features hospital tours, educational talks and demonstrations, kids’ activities, a petting zoo – as well as food trucks, and visits with CAM the Ram.

Demonstrations scheduled for the day include Rocky Mountain Raptors, agility and appearances by the Fort Collins Police K9 Unit.

Take a stroll with our veterinary cancer specialists Dr. Doug Thamm and Dr. Kristen Weishaar as part of CSU’s Walk with a Doc and a Dog program. The group will meet at 9 a.m. at the main (west-facing) entrance of the Diagnostic Medical Center, just north of the hospital. Dogs are welcome on the walk, but are not allowed into the Open House activitiesfor their own safety and that of others. Learn more about this monthly activity on the CSU Walk with a Doc and a Dog Facebook page.

Tours of the hospital will run from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m., starting every 15 minutes from inside the Diagnostic Medicine Center.

WHO:  CSU veterinarians and experts will discuss pet wellness, pet behavior, how to bandage your horse, and honey bee medicine. Student ambassadors and Dr. Gretchen Delcambre, director of admissions for the CSU Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program, will discuss what it takes to become a veterinarian.

WHEN:    Saturday, April 21, 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.

WHERE: CSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital, 300 West Drake Road, Fort Collins, CO 80523

Support Northern Colorado Journalism

Show your support for North Forty News by helping us produce more content. It's a kind and simple gesture that will help us continue to bring more content to you.

BONUS - Donors get a link in their receipt to sign up for our once-per-week instant text messaging alert. Get your e-copy of North Forty News the moment it is released!

Click to Donate