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Open House 2022

Hosted by: Open House Organizers
From: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The University of Georgia (UGA) College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) is pleased to announce the return of our community Open House event scheduled from 9am – 4pm on April 1, 2022. This free event is full of fun and hands-on exhibits for all ages and members of the community.

Parking is available at the UGA softball field lots (2330 S Milledge Ave, Athens, GA 30605) with shuttle bus service to our Classic Campus. Please be advised that per federal regulations, masks are required on public transportation. At the CVM, we encourage wearing face coverings based on preference and assessment of personal risk. Bus routes can be tracked via the UGA app or routes.uga.edu— the name of the route will be “Vet School Open House” and buses will be at stops in 10-15 min intervals from 8:45am to 3:45pm.

This year's events include:

  • Teddy bear surgery
  • Ultrasound lab
  • Endoscopy lab
  • Zoo and exotic animal displays
  • Anatomy and parasitology displays
  • Vet school Q&A
  • A hospital tour video
  • Quail hatching
  • Reading to dogs
  • Doggy petting booth
  • A club fair
  • plus UGA VetMed merchandise and concessions!

In addition, we have ongoing performances and demonstrations in our lameness paddock (see agenda below).

Join us for a day full of fun and learning about what the College of Veterinary Medicine has to offer and loves to do!

Baked goods, snack items, and drinks will be available for purchase with cash or check ONLY.


UGA College of Veterinary Medicine
501 D.W. Brooks Drive
Athens, GA 30602
United States


Open House Organizers
Email: vetmedopenhouse@uga.edu

Event Agenda


Start Time
End Time
10:00 am
Athena Athletes Vaulting Club
11:00 am
Athens Clarke County Police Dog Demonstration
12:00 pm
Parade of Dog Breeds
1:00 pm
Northeast GA Free Spirits Equestrian Drill Team
2:00 pm
Arena Games