Let’s open up a veterinary office with these fun vet pretend play printables! With these vet role play free printables, your child can tend their real pet or even their stuffed pets!
Pretend play is always fun as it lets your kid be pretty much anything they want – from shop owner to a deep space astronaut! Pretend play is a great way to let your child’s creativity flow!
How This Veterinarian Pretend Play Can Benefit Your Child
Pretend play is a great way to help your child grow. Pretend play not only helps your child develop and understand language better, but helps with their social skills.
Plus, it helps your child experiment with emotional roles and social roles and teaches cooperative play. I
It also helps teach your child problem solving skills as well.
Vet Pretend Play Printables
I’m sure your house is full of stuffed animals just waiting to be checked up! One could have the flue, the other could have a broken leg, fever…
The Vet Pretend Play Printables Pack includes:
- 1 page with a printable veterinary ID badge and a vet office sign.
- 1 page with a health form to fill out (pet’s name, drawing of a pet, checking the, symptoms, ordering additional tests, choosing a treatment and writing down the diagnosis).
- 1 page with a canine skeleton to cut and glue on dark paper. Tip: color the spaces between ribs with a black marker – so much easier than cutting.
How To Make The Vet Dramatic Play Printables More Real
Help your child get into the veterinarian pretend play a little more by making everything a little more official.
You can take a picture of your child and put it on their veterinary ID badge. Take it a step further and laminate it and then add a lanyard.
Take and print pictures of your real pets or their stuffed pets and add it to the health forms. Take it a step further and add the health forms to a clip board or a file folder
You could create a full kids play kit complete with band aids, gauze, and other simple and safe health items.
More Pretend Play Printables
More Ideas for Play
Playing doctor has to be the most popular imaginative play amongst kids and you can make an awesome doctor’s pretend play kit for them using household items. Also check the dramatic play idea as it is super fun, frugal and environment friendly!