Heart of a Vet

Program Overview

Dreaming of becoming a veterinarian? Join us for our Heart of a Vet Class! Learn about what it takes to become a veterinarian by playing games, practicing an exam; taking a behind the scenes tour, and getting to hear from an SFSPCA vet!  Our 3 hour- class will help you to better understand what veterinarians do, how to become one, and even peek into some other animal-welfare related careers!  


  • Grades 3rd-5th and 6th - 8th 
  • The program fee: $40.00 per child per day.
  • Heart of a Vet Classes are held on a monthly basis from November-April.
  • Hours: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM on select Saturdays
  • Guardians can drop off and pick up participants at 243 Alabama Street (Mission Campus). Please arrive on time.
  • Appropriate attire for Heart of a Vet includes long pants, t-shirt, and closed-toed shoes with rubber soles.


Program Schedule

There are no sections scheduled at this time. We post sections regularly, so please check again soon!