Local Shelter Requirement

Students do not need to be actively working or volunteering in a shelter, but still should establish a relationship and be able to obtain data from them.

This helps provide context for the coursework and allows students to get active in their community, build their networks, and gain experience with shelters (this is especially beneficial for students preparing for veterinary school).

Courses that require access to a shelter include:

Tips for reaching out to your local shelter: