Oregon State Fair

August 24 - September 3, 2018

Columbia Hall
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
Our volunteers are staffing the booth from 10 am - 8 pm, most days.

Booth Theme


This year, the OVMA booth will focus on challenging behaviors (inappropriate elimination, scratching, digging, barking, licking, etc....) exhibited by our pets and equines—and how the veterinary team can help!

Behavior Resources

Ask a Vet

Come by our booth and Ask a Vet your pet, equine or animal-related question! Veterinarian volunteers available at various times throughout the course of the Fair.


Service Animals in Training

We will have friends from Canine Companions for Independence Cascade Chapter (CCI) visiting the booth. Come get some puppy love!

  • Saturday, August 25, 11 am - 5 pm
  • Monday, August 27, 5 pm — Presentation "Raising a Puppy for Service Work" — Explore Oregon Stage in Columbia Hall
  • Wednesday, August 29, 11 am - 5 pm

Note: Subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.

Photo Booth

Kids can dress up like a veterinarian in our photo booth. Snap a pic, post it on social, tag us (@oregonvma on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram) + use hashtag #osfdvm!

Volunteers Needed

Are you a veterinarian or veterinary team member who wants to volunteer in our booth at the Fair? Please view our volunteer roster here.