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The VCC’s 1st Annual VetOlympics

Oct 06, 2013

Veterinarians and the staff of local hospitals are invited to send their best to compete for pride and for glory in the 1st Annual VetOlympics. This interactive and intellectual event will consist of teams of five, and can have more than one team per hospital.

This will be an evening of fun, food, drink, laughter, team building and friendly competition. In the end, however, only one hospital shall stand victorious and hold yearly rights to the coveted 1st Annual VetOlympics Trophy. Awards, trophies and prizes shall also be given based on team spirit, best team uniform and more!

Space is limited, so if you know your hospital has what it takes to compete, then reserve space now! Details are below:

When: Sunday, October 6th - From   5pm - 7pm

 Where: The   Field House at Sportsplex-Fairfield, 85 Mill Plain Rd, Fairfield,   CT 06824

 Cost: There is a tax deductible application fee of $200 per team.

Team application fees is tax deductible and will go to benefit the Animal Cancer Foundation (ACF) which funds the research of cancer in animals and helps to find a cure for both pets and people.

To register click the RSVP link below and complete the form with your hosptal name, team name, and the name of your team members

To RSVPS click here or call us directly at 203-838-6626.


Current Teams Signed Up:

Team "Suck it Cancer" - The Veterinary Cancer Center

Team "Hope" - The Veterinary Cancer Center

Team "Dark Passenger" - The Veterinary Cancer Center

Team "Furrtastic Five" - Newtown Veterinary Specialists

Team "Got Specialities?" - Newtown Veterinary Specialists

Team "To Be Determined" - Miller-Clark Animal Hospital

Team "To Be Determined" - Miller-Clark Animal Hospital

Team "Angry Birds" - South Wilton Veterinary Group

Team "Got Hope?" - Georgetown Veterinary Hospital

Team "Shore-Thang 1" - VCA Shoreline

Team "Shore-Thang 2" - VCA Norwalk

Team "Pawtriots" - Manchester Veterinary Clinic

Team "Caution " - Norwalk Animal Hospital

Team "Will Bite " - Norwalk Animal Hospital


About Animal Cancer Foundation

Animal Cancer Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to finding a cure for cancer by funding research in and increasing public awareness of comparative oncology, the study of naturally occurring cancers in human beings and companion animals. ACF provides research grants to medical and veterinary oncology professionals studying comparative oncology models. The organization does not fund research that induces cancer in companion animals.

Animal Cancer Foundation

129 Glover Avenue

Norwalk, Connecticut 06850

Email: info@acfoundation.org

Telephone: 877-448-3223


Thank you to the VetOlympics Sponsors:

Premier Great Dane Sponsor Bank of America/Merrill Lynch, The VCC

Labrador Sponsors PetValu

Chihuahua Sponsors Canine Company, Vinney's Ale House, Stop & Shop, and Subway.

Without their support this event would not be possible!