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Colorado State University
Veterinary Teaching Hospital
300 West Drake Road
Fort Collins, Colorado, 80523

Driving Directions

From Interstate 25:

  1. Travelling either from the north or south, exit west off of I-25 to Prospect Road (exit 268)
  2. Travel west on Prospect Road approximately four miles to College Avenue
  3. Turn left (south) onto College Avenue
  4. Travel south on College Avenue approximately one mile to Drake Road
  5. Turn right (west) onto Drake Road
  6. Travel west on Drake Road approximately one third mile to the Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital entrance (on your right)
  7. Parking:
    Our signage will direct you to follow the split in the road to the right.

    Small animal clients should park in the left side of the parking lot, near the hospital's main entrance.
    Large animal clients should pull their trailers into the large parking spaces on the southeast side of the facility.​

Detailed driving directions


Fort Collins Hotels

For a list of Fort Collins hotels, please visit the website:
Please let the hotel know your pet is being treated at Colorado State University's Veterinary Teaching Hospital as they may have a special discounted rate.

Medical Pet Boarding 

The Veterinary Teaching Hospital offers medical pet boarding at the hospital. Please contact the front desk at (970) 297-5000 if you have questions about boarding your pet at our facility. 

Your Stay in Fort Collins

Fort Collins was named the best place in the country to live by Money Magazine. Please visit the City of Fort Collins' official visitor's bureau website for more information about dining, attractions, and other activities during your stay.

Dog Parks in Fort Collins​

Fort Collins has several dog parks where your dog can play and run around. Visit the City of Fort Collins Dog Park website to learn more.

Please be a responsible dog owner and clean up after your dog. When you help keep the park and trails clean, the next person walking though a park or along the trail will be able to enjoy their experience.​


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Stray animal policy

If you find a stray animal, please call the
Larimer Humane Society, 3501 E​. 74th St., Loveland, (Map​​), (970) 226-3647.

Please DO NOT bring stray animals to the hospital during these hours:
Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

The hospital will accept stray animals when the Humane Society is closed:
Monday-Friday 6 p.m.-8 a.m.
Saturday-Sunday 4 p.m.-8 a.m.​​​

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Contact Us:
Colorado State University
Veterinary Teaching Hospital
300 West Drake Road
Fort Collins, Colorado, 80523​​

(970) 297-5000

(970) 297-1205