Explorer Post

The last few 2020 Explorer Post activities were cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic. 

We are working on plans for 2021.  Please visit us again in November for updates.  In the meantime, here is info from 2020 so you can get an idea of the programming offered.


Attention High School Students and Young Adults, Ages 14-21

Learn about the Explorer Post 26 Exploring Veterinary Science Program!

Information Meeting and Registration
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
7:00–9:00 pm

Huber Hall, Room H206
Medaille College
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214

There will be a presentation explaining the program followed by registration.


2020 Explorer Flyer/Registration
This Veterinary Explorer Program meets the first and third Wednesday of each month January through May at Medaille College, Alumni Room, Main Building, Medaille College, 18 Agassiz Circle, Buffalo – Click here for map/directions

This is a “hands on” program for high school students thinking about a career in veterinary medicine, veterinary technology, or anyone who is interested in animals. Conducted by a team of veterinarians led by led by Timm Otterson DVM.

Program Topics:
Animal care and handling, veterinary physical exam, surgical procedures, large and small animal medicine, exotics, radiology, feline/canine topics, aquatics, pet first aid, dentistry, pain management and more.

Field trips may include Buffalo Zoo, SPCA, and Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph.
For high school students & young adults, ages 14-20.

For more information call :

Dr. Otterson at (716) 689-2287 

or call Exploring at (716) 891-4073.

Click here to download brochure (5.0 mb)