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College of Veterinary Medicine

Animals on display

Visit the variety of animal species in the veterinary world. 104 Trotter Hall and "I-70," Mosier Hall. 

Browse the expo

Purchase pet toys, clothing, baked good and dog treats; enjoy games, a raffle, face painting and balloon animals. Check out the various club and vendor booths. "I-70," Mosier Hall and 104 Trotter Hall. 

Guided tours

Tours of clinic and class facilities start every 15 minutes. Information booth east of Trotter Hall.

Kids' pet clinic

Kids can bring their stuffed animals for treatment. Small animal lobby of veterinary hospital, Mosier Hall. 

Palpation pony

Learn how to perform a physical exam, and learn anatomy on the vet med pony. "I-70," Mosier Hall. 

Mock surgical suite

Dress like a surgeon and watch students prepare a patient for surgery. 104 Trotter Hall

Bug's life

Guess how many fleas are fit in a jar. 204 Trotter Hall. 

What's your air capacity?

See the difference between diseased and healthy lungs. 204 Trotter Hall. 

Strange and unusual

Visit the Exotic Animal Club booth to see a variety of scaly, feathery and furry creatures, and get your picture taken. E108 Mosier Hall. 

Believe it or not

See the amazing two-headed calf and other extraordinary birth anomalies at the congenital defects exhibit. 204 Trotter Hall. 

Animal ER

What's in your pet's first aid kit? See what you need to save your pet's life in an emergency. 104 Trotter Hall. 

Race through the GI tract

Watch morsels of kibble race through the winding path of the GI tract. 104 Trotter Hall. 

World of the little

See what bacteria and parasites look like up close through a microscope. 307 Trotter Hall. 

Comparative anatomy

Play the mix-and-match game with a variety of species. 204 Trotter Hall. 

Animal X-rays

Test your skills at identifying animals. 204 Trotter Hall. 

Veterinary medicine clothing sale

The sophomore class will be selling veterinary medicine clothing. 104 Trotter Hall. 

Shelter trailer

Tour our famous mobile surgery unit "I-70," Mosier Hall.

By the hour

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Browse club and class booths, listen to speakers and have your veterinary school questions answered by current vet students. Enjoy guided tours, and visit our animals on display. Trotter and Mosier Halls, "I-70."

9 a.m.

Presentation by Dr. Caroline Rost, assistant dean of admissions for the College of Veterinary Medicine. "How to Become a Competitive Veterinary College Applicant." Frick Hall.

10 a.m.

Question-and-answer session about vet school with a vet student panel. Frick Hall.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Enjoy a pork burger, baked beans and a soda prepared by the swine veterinarians club. Outside "I-70," Mosier Hall.

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Three back-to-back presentations with Sunset Zoo. Come see live animals and learn about some exotic and local species. Frick Hall.

1 p.m.

Watch the talented pets of K-State veterinary students at the Vet Med Pet Show. Pets will compete in a variety of categories, including best trick, best costume, best exotic pet, pet/owner look-alike and audience favorite. Frick Auditorium, Moiser Hall.