MEDIA ADVISORY: MU to host “Under the SeaVM,” College of Veterinary Medicine’s open house

Free, family friendly event features more than 40 groups.

May 2, 2023
Contact: Brian Consiglio, 573-882-9144,


The University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) will host its annual open house, Saturday, May 6. The theme this year is “Under the SeaVM." The student-run event will feature activities that celebrate and educate the public on the college’s mission. A full list of participating groups can be found here.


More than 40 groups will attend the event with various performances and activities, including the CVM Mule Team, Warm Springs Ranch Clydesdales, Boone County Fire Protection District, Boone County Sheriff’s Department, agility dog demonstrations, House Rabbit Society, petting zoo, milk a cow, and teddy bear repair surgery clinic.

Food trucks will be available.


MU College of Veterinary Medicine
1520 East Rollins St., Columbia, MO 65211


9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Saturday, May 6

Note: The event is free and open to the public. For media interested in attending, contact Douglas Tindall at 573-882-4397 or

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