2024 Roanoke Valley SPCA Veterinary Summer Camp

The Roanoke Valley SPCA Summer camps are an exciting way for the animal-loving child in your life to learn about a variety of careers with animals!

Our campers have the unique opportunity to see behind-the-scenes in many animal-focused career fields. Some of our past camp field trips have included:

  • Butterfly Field Farm Animal Sanctuary
  • Mill Mountain Zoo
  • Blue Ridge Beekeepers
  • St. Francis Service Dogs
  • Science Museum of Western Virginia (Animal Care Adventures only)
  • VA/MD College of Veterinary Medicine (Vet Science camp only)
  • And more!

Animal Care Adventures Camp: is for rising 4th graders through rising 6th graders. Each camp session runs from Monday to Friday, 9am to 3pm. Animal Care Adventures Camp costs $275 per week.

Mini Animal Adventures Camp: This year, we are introducing a three day “Mini Adventures Camp” session for rising 4th graders through rising 6th graders the week of the Fourth of July. This session will run Monday to Wednesday, 9am to 3pm for a discounted price. Mini Animal Adventures Camp costs $185 for the three day session.

Veterinary Science Camp: is for rising 7th graders through rising 10th graders. Each camp session runs from Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm. Veterinary Science Camp costs $300 per week.

2024 Summer Camp Sessions

Animal Care Adventures Camp Sessions for 2024:

  • June 10th to June 14th
  • June 24th to June 28th – FULL
  • July 15th to July 19th – FULL
  • July 29th to August 2nd

Mini Adventure Camp Session for 2024:

  • July 1st to July 3rd

Veterinary Science Camp sessions for 2024:

  • June 3rd to June 7th
  • June 17th to June 21st – FULL
  • July 8th to July 12th – FULL
  • July 22nd to July 26th

Refund and Cancellation Policy

For cancellations prior to May 1, a full refund is provided. For cancellations between May 1 and June 1, a 50% refund is provided. For cancellations after June 1, the total fee is forfeited. In the event that your child enrolls in camp and withdraws because of homesickness or is asked to leave because of misconduct, there will be no refund. 

Please contact Erin Dams at edams@rvspca.org or 540-339-9503 for more information.

Registration for the 2024 Summer Camp Season is NOW OPEN! Please register below!