Camelid Elective

If you are interested, during your 4th year off-site elective experience, we provide a list of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine's previously approved locations.

If you choose not to work at any of the pre-approved sites, please find your own elective location and submit a request for approval through The College of Veterinary Medicine.

Burton OH

Description Ambulatory and clinic setting for equine and alpacas. 4 person practice. Details  Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Camelid medicine, equine lameness and reproduction Educational Resources journals books computer databases rounds continuing education activities Responsibilities Ambulatory rotation with one of four veterinarians. In-house clinic with equine lameness and camelid medicine and reproduction.

Sparta WI

Description Camelid/equine practice - Students are given lots of hands-on experience doing diagnostics/procedures based on their ability and initiative. Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Clinic library Educational Resources Clinic library Responsibilities Participation in exams/diagnostics/treatments Interact with staff and customers Student Supervision 8-10 hour days plus emergencies

Amherst, MA

Type of Experience: 1 week camelid veterinary practice course 3 to 4 weeks working in international veterinary medicine in the southern Peruvian Andes with alpaca farmers