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Ride the shuttle to Trotter and Mosier halls

Animals on display

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

Browse the expo

Pet toys, games, raffle, face painting, clothing, baked goods and dog treats for sale, and balloon animals await you at the expo. 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.

Tail-waggin' tutors

Bring a children's book to read to a dog, and learn about this reading program for children. 104 Trotter Hall.

Kid's 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 crammed into a jar. 204 Trotter Hall.

Roamin' through the rumen

Look into a cow's stomach. Find out how a cow digests its food, and discover the importance of fistulated cows. J128 Mosier 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. 204 Trotter Hall.

Comparative anatomy

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

Animal X-rays

Can you identify what animal this is? 204 Trotter Hall.

Veterinary medicine clothing sale

The sophomore class will be selling veterinary medicine clothing. "I-70," Mosier Hall.

Travel safety

Get a free child car seat safety check/installation. Learn tips to keep pets safe while traveling. Loading dock, Trotter Hall.

Four Paws Rescue

Meet pets available for adoption. Outside "I-70", Mosier Hall.

Dog agility demo

Watch dogs run and jump through and around obstacles by All Star Agility. Outside Trotter Hall.


9 a.m.
Speaker Ronnie Elmore, assistant dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine. Getting into vet school. 201 Trotter Hall.

10 a.m.
Question-and-answer session about vet school with a vet student panel. 201 Trotter Hall.

10 a.m. to noon
Check out the human-animal bond exhibit. Explore, learn and hear about the unique relationship between people and their pets and how they enrich daily life. Mara Conference Center Trotter Hall.

10:15 to 10:25 a.m.
Presentation by Kipp A. Van Camp, author of "Always Allie." Mara Conference Center, Trotter Hall.

10:35 to 10:45 a.m.
Presentation by Patricia A. Payne, assistant professor of diagnostic medicine and pathobiology. Raising puppies for service. Mara Conference Center, Trotter Hall.

10:55 to 11:05 a.m.
Presentation by Debra M. Sellers, research and extension specialist on adult development and aging. Times with Jeb, a therapy dog. Mara Conference Center, Trotter 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.

11:15 to 11:35 a.m.
Presentation by Jim Coffman, provost emeritus. "Sam, a horse and a family." Mara Conference Center, Trotter Hall.

11:45 to 11:55 a.m.
Presentation by Ronnie Elmore, assistant dean of the college of veterinary medicine. U.S. presidents and their family pets. Mara Conference Center, Trotter 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 and audience favorite. Frick Auditorium, Moiser Hall.