Vets In Training

Vets in Training Program at Haddonfield Friends School

Available to Grades 3-8


Program sessions:

All Creatures Great and Small  – Learn about the habits, habitats, and nutritional needs of various animals, including an amphibian, a reptile, a mammal and a bird. Like always at Vets in Training, there will be a few surprises! 

Vet Tech Skills Lab I –  Learn about the tools our techs take on the road with them and how they are used! 

They Ate What? Radiology –  You would not believe the weird things that pets eat! Students will examine real x-rays and case studies and work together to answer the question….They ate what?!? 

Microscopes  – Microscopes are invaluable tools to a veterinarian. Students will learn about what they are and how they assist veterinarians practice medicine and by using actual microscopes during this lesson

Carbon Footprinting –What is a carbon footprint? This is the amount of carbon dioxide and other carbon compounds emitted due to the consumption of fossil fuels by a particular person, group, etc. Students will look at their carbon footprints and learn how they can do their part to help the environment. 

Pet CPR- CPR can save the life of an animal. Students will learn how to properly perform CPR on an animal, including using a full 10lbs. of pressure while doing it!

Close Encounters –Children love getting up close and personal with animals. This session will teach children the dos, don’ts, and how to’s for meeting, greeting, and loving pets. 

Grooming 101- Students will be hands-on learning to groomls from head-to-toe! Brushing, bathing, dental care & nail clipping are all important aspects of pet care. Students will have the opportunity to work on these grooming techniques with a variety of species




Program Fee:

8 Week Session Fee: $120


Class Meeting Dates:

Wednesday, April 1, 2020— 3:30-4:30pm 

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 – 3:30-4:30pm

Wednesday, April 15, 2020— 3:30-4:30pm 

Wednesday, April 22, 2020— 3:30-4:30pm 

Wednesday, April 29, 2020— 3:30-4:30pm 

Wednesday, May 6, 2020— 3:30-4:30pm 

Wednesday, May 13, 2020— 3:30-4:30pm 

Wednesday, May 20, 2020— 3:30-4:30pm


Registration, Payment and Refund policies:

Please review Vets in Training program registration, payment and refund policies here before registering your child for VIT programs.

For questions on registration or classes, please email



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