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Animal Academies

Program details and registration forms will be posted for the 2018 programs soon!

Equine Seminar; April 21
Dog Camp; May 11-13
Goat Day; TBA
Beef Academy; May 19 & 20

UMass Amherst Exploring Veterinary Science Academy  - June 2 & 3, 2018
Do you think you want to be a veterinarian? You have the opportunity to explore how to prepare in high school for the under graduate Pre-Vet major by attending the exploring veterinary science academy.  You will explore the opportunities of becoming a large-animal veterinarian.  Young people ages 13 - 18 are invited to attend this two-day academy.  Parents are also welcome to participate for a fee.  Click on the PDF below for additional information and application form.

2018 Veterinary Science Academy Brochure

MA 4-H Dairy Cattle Academy - May 19 & 20, 2018
Professional instructors will provde valuable insight for even the most experienced dairy exhibitor.  The Dairy Academy hosts youth from throughout the Northeast.  Youth have the opportunity to participate in hands-on workshops with veterinarians, fitters, hoof trimmers and other industry professionals. Have fun and prepare for the 2018 show season!
Click on the PDF below for additional information and application form.
Dairy Cattle Academy 2018

MA 4-H Beef Academy & Sullivan Supply Stock Show U - May 19 & 20, 2018
New format for 2018!  The MA 4-H Beef Academy in collaboration with Sullivan Supply will be offering the Stock Show U Grad Program.
Important: 4-H members who wish to stay on the campus overnight must complete the MA 4-H Beef Academy Registration along with the Sullivan Supply on-line registration form at
Click on the Beef Academy PDF below for additional information and application form.
Click on the Stock Show U PDF for additional information.
Beef Academy Brochure 2018
Sullivan Supply Stock Show U Grad Program 2018