Teaching Hospital Services
If you are a client of the teaching hospital, please continue to the hospital webpage.
The College of Veterinary Medicine offers public tours of its facilities to groups and individuals.
The Lois Bates Acheson Veterinary Teaching Hospital conducts clinical trials in conjunction with research on disease, diagnosis, and treatment of animals. View a current list of open clinical trials seeking participants.
Summer Veterinary Experience
The OSU Summer Veterinary Experience is a hands-on learning experience for academically talented high school students interested in veterinary medicine. The Summer Veterinary Experience will take place on the Oregon State University campus in Corvallis, Oregon. The 2020 Summer Veterinary Experience has been cancelled, but we hope to be back in 2021!
Veterinary Discovery Day
Veterinary Discovery Day is an opportunity for students going into their junior or senior year of high school to spend a day at the Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine to learn about the DVM program, how to prepare to apply to veterinary school, and participate in hands-on activities. The upcoming Veterinary Discovery Day will take place in December 2020. Please keep an eye out for details this fall.
Pet Day is one of the most popular annual events in Corvallis! There are lots of fun activities including dog agility demonstrations, a petting zoo, teddy bear surgery, hospital tours and more. Numerous booths provide information on animal health and wellness, nutrition, adoption and therapy. Other booths and displays feature llamas, goats, greyhounds, and reptiles. And there's lots of food!
Deceased Pet Donation Program
Honor your pet's life by donating its body to our Deceased Pet Donation Program. This supports veterinary education by allowing your beloved pet to live on through the training of the next generation of veterinarians. Donations are accepted by appointment only: 541-737-6864.