Humane Heroes & Be a Vet Camps 2022
Join us to learn about compassion, responsibility and care for animals from knowledgeable experts in the field. Ideal for the young mind who is eager to explore the infinitely fascinating world of animals, our camp experiences help young people create memories that last a lifetime and expose them to a future of endless possibilities in animal welfare!
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Be a Vet Camp
9:00am – 3:00pm
June 20-23 August 1-4 (2 SPOTS LEFT)
Ideal for inquisitive minds that enjoy learning, our Be a Vet camp gives children the opportunity to put on their veterinarian hats and explore what this career path looks like. Children will learn how animals communicate in a variety of ways which can tell us if they’re happy and healthy, or need medical attention. In addition, campers will learn how to suture a banana, draw blood from an orange, give CPR to a dog, bandage a broken limb, observe our medical team evaluate animals before practicing doing it themselves, and much more!REGISTER
Humane Heroes Camp
9:00am – 3:00pm
June 27 – July 1 (FULL) July 11-15 (3 SPOTS LEFT) July 25-29
Each day, children will interact with a different animal – dogs, cats, horses, reptiles, and much more. Campers will play interactive animal-themed games, listen to local experts from the diverse field of animal welfare, dive into hands-on projects and learn how to use the tools of advocacy to be a voice for animals! In the process, young people will learn about animal care, behavior and safety, fundraising and advocacy, animal welfare issues in our community and beyond, animal-related careers, NCAL’s mission, and much more!
Through different ‘camptivities’ and lessons, campers will develop the skills and confidence to become knowledgeable animal caretakers and ambassadors for animal welfare. Campers will leave with a better understanding of the unique bond that exists between humans and other animals.REGISTER
Pet Pals Camp
9:00am – 1:00pm
July 19-21 (3 SPOTS LEFT)
This jam-packed 3-day camp introduces children to the fascinating world of animals and is designed to get young children up close and personal with cats, dogs, horses, reptiles and a variety of other species! Children will also experience daily animal themed games, crafts, and other hands-on learning through play. Campers will get to train a dog, build enrichment toys for cats, pet a reptile, care for horses, learn how to be responsible pet owners, and much more!REGISTER