University of Tennessee Llama & Alpaca Farm Day 2017

UT Farm Day will be held on Saturday, March 25, in a new location. This is an opportunity to have a wide variety of procedures done inexpensively by UT vet students under direct supervision of veterinarians.

 

GETTING THERE:

  • Date: Saturday, March 25, 2017
  • Time: 9:30 a.m. until about 4:00 p.m.
  • Place: UT Research/Teaching Farm - see attached map with location marked.
  • Directions:
    • Take the UT Hospital exit from Rt 129, bear to the right on Cherokee Trail,
    • turn left on Medical Center Way (through parking lots) and
    • after a sharp left turn, look for the UT Farm on your right.
    • - see map with location marked
  • UT Large Animal Registration: (865) 974-8387
  • Registration Deadline: Tuesday, March 21, 2017
  • Organizing Veterinarian: Ricardo Videla, DVM, MS, DACVIM
 

PROCEDURES & COSTS:

  • - CD&T vaccine:  $6
  • - Rabies vaccine:  $20
  • - Castration:  $60 (these animals will need to be fasted)
  • - Fighting teeth trimming:  $15 per animal
  • - Nail trimming:  $5 per animal
  • - Pregnancy ultrasound:  $10
  • - Fecal egg count:  $21
  • - Fecal float:  $22
  • - Other: please contact Dr. Videla if you need a procedure that is not listed. He can be paged by the office.
 

TO PARTICIPATE:

  • Call UT at (865) 974-8387 to register by the March 21 deadline.
  • Let them know if you and any companions also need lunch.