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Camelid Health Conference for Owners and Breeders

March 12, 2016: 

Registration is closed.


Course Description

This conference is intended for llama and alpaca owners and breeders. The conference coincides with the International Camelid Health Conference for Veterinarians, which provides experts in the field of camelid medicine and surgery. The Camelid Health Conference for Owners and Breeders features some of these expert speakers and covers topics on reproduction, nutrition, infections and more.






Pam Walker

8-850 am

Camelid medicine cabinet

Pam Walker

0900-0950 am

Neurologic diseases of camelids

Chris Cebra


Parasites in Camelids

Chris Cebra


Updates on Camelid research




Andrew Meriwether


Coat Color Genetics

Andrew Meriwether


Camelid Ancestry

Antoinette Marsh


Barbervax in Camelids

Steve Purdy


Nunoa Project updates

Buckeye Alpaca Show - Sponsor



Hummel Grand Lounge



Course fees: $100 (U.S. funds only) per day. Registration includes conference instruction, proceedings, continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments. Conference registration includes the reception on the evening of March 12. Registration will be open on a first-come, first-served basis and may close prior to February 26, 2016, if the course is filled. You may cancel your conference registration at any time prior to February 26, 2016, and receive an 80% refund of the course fee. There will be no refunds if you are unable to attend and do not cancel prior to February 26,2016. We are not liable for travel expenses incurred by participants, but will issue full registration refunds if we cancel the conference. 


Parking will be free in the Sisson Lot. Parking passes will be available at registration.

Hotel Room Block:

Fairfield Inn and Suites OSU

3031 Olentangy River Rd - Columbus, Ohio 43202

Phone: (614)267-1111

Rate: $149/per night + tax

Please make reservations by February 19, 2016


For further information please contact:
Laura DeRose
Office of Veterinary Continuing Education
The Ohio State University                            
College of Veterinary Medicine
1900 Coffey Road
Columbus, OH  43210
Phone: (614) 292-8727
Fax: (614) 292-4335