Kenya KEN19-01a Closed
January 17, 2019 - January 31, 2019
Dates: January 17 – 31, 2019 (including travel dates).
Trip Cost: $1100 (not including airfare to and from Nairobi, or approx. $400 for optional trip to *Maasai Game Preserve).
Vet Work: Vaccinations, deworming, examining sick animals, and conducting basic trainings in veterinary medicine, animal husbandry, and nutrition.
Ministry Opportunities: Relationship building with local families through home visits, prayer requests, and celebrations. Also the chance to engage with local children through the BOSCOVET Hope School.
Additional Options: Non-vet family members are welcome to join as well! *The team usually visits the Maasai Mara Game Preserve for an overnight trip and early morning game drive to see the animals of Africa in their native habitat. The team also visits the local village of Tabaka which is the source of beautiful artistic soapstone carvings. Team members may also elect to stay for an additional period of time after the team departs, either staying in the hotel or in a Boscovet Project member’s home.
Number of Vets and Vet Techs: 3-6
Number of Vet Students: 2-4
Maximum team size: 10