The Akron Zoo is offering college students an opportunity to learn more about veterinarian medicine from the zoo's veterinarian and staff. College Vet Day isAugust 4 from 1 - 3:30 p.m. Space is limited and registration is required by July 31.

Students will get to hear a presentation from the zoo's vet, Dr. Kim Cook, get a behind-the-scenes tour of the zoo's animal hospital, interact with zoo staff and get to meet some of the zoo animal ambassadors up close.

For more information or to register people can visit For more information call (330) 375-2550 ext. 8973.