Healthy alpacas lead to happy alpacas and owners. Join us for a lecture on the general care and maintenance of alpacas led by Dr. Heather Jenkins. She will be discussing new guidelines in alpaca care focusing on parasite control and treatment, neonatal care, and dental care.
Heather Jenkins, DVM, CVA owns Healing Springs Animal Hospital in Galax, Virginia where she focuses on a growing alpaca practice. She will share knowledge gained through over 10 years experience caring for camelids. She has attended the 2010 & 2012 International Camelid Health Conferences at Ohio State University, and volunteered with Dr. Walter Bravo at the Alpaca Research Station in La Raya, Peru.
June 1, 2013 2-5pm
Cost: $30 for the alpaca health care seminar; $50 for both health and fiber seminars; $10 for additional attendees from the same farm. Seminars are complementary for those who have purchased alpacas from Peaceful Heart Alpacas. Lunch will be provided between the classes and we invite all participants to join us.