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Public Tour

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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See first hand what it takes to train our nation’s leading detection dogs. Watch as the Working Dog Center staff explains the step-by-step process to preparing a dog to serve as in explosive detection, search & rescue, cancer detection, and more…

*For those interested in becoming a volunteer or an intern, please stay for the orientation immediately following the tour.

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Tours are conducted by reservation only. To reserve a spot on one of our tours call .

Limited spots available. No walk-ins please.

Tours are free of charge, but donations to the Center are greatly appreciated.

Get driving directions to the Penn Vet Working Dog Center HERE.

Download directions to take SEPTA bus from Penn’s Campus HERE.

Weather permitting, the tour and demonstrations are primarily conducted outside. Please dress appropriately so that you may comfortably enjoy your time with us. All tour participants should wear long pants and flat, closed toe shoes.


February 23
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Penn Vet Working Dog Center
South Bank Campus---3401 Grays Ferry Avenue, Building 6179
Philadelphia, PA 19146 United States
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