Gettysburg College Pre-Veterinary Club

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Welcome to our website! On here you can find some comprehensive information about the club, it's members and activities, as well as resources for those interested in veterinary and other animal professions. If you have any questions about the pre-vet club, please feel free to contact any of the officers listed on the "contact us" page.
We are pleased to announce that we have raised $437 dollars through our Pet Treat Bake Sale for the Trap Neuter Release Campaign in Bendersville! This is enough money to spay or neuter 16 cats! Thank you to everyone who participated!
What we do:
In the past few years, the pre-vet club has hosted speakers from a variety of industries including:
  • Small Animal Veterinarians
  • Food Animal Veterinarians
  • Equine Veterinarians
  • Research Veterinarians
  • Wildlife Veterinarians
  • Board-Certified Veterinary Specialists
  • Current Vet Students
  • Animal Control Officers
  • Animal Nutritionists
  • Dog Breeders
  • Rabbit Breeders
  • Guiding Eyes for the Blind Puppy Raisers

We have hosted events such as:
  • Fundraisers for the SPCA
  • Trip to East Coast Exotic Animal Rescue
  • Trips to the Baltimore Zoo
  • Trips to the Baltimore Aquarium
  • Visits to alpaca, cat, and dog shows (respectively)
  • Tours of local vet hospitals
  • Trips to local dairy farms
  • Internships with local veterinary hospitals and practitioners, including our annual Spring ride-alongs with Hanover Shoe Farms, the largest standardbred breeding facility on the East Coast
  • Every year we send students to the American Pre-Veterinary Medical Association National Symposium