BVCS Owners Conference 2017

Date: 19th November 2017

Location: The Manor House Hotel & Golf Club, Castle Combe, Nr Bath, Wiltshire, SN14 7HX

This conference is being run alongside the BVCS Annual Conference which is taking place all weekend at the same hotel. In this way, we hope that as many people as possible will be able to benefit from hearing our main speaker, David Pugh, who is travelling from the USA for this event.

0830-0900     Arrival & registration
0900-0950     Nutrition for camelids - David Pugh
0950-1040     Herd health & management - David Pugh    
  Coffee Break
1110-1200     Neonatal & Birthing Study – the Results! - Claire Whitehead
1200-1250     The effects of nutrition on fibre density and growth - Paul Vallely                             
1400-1450     Problems with parasites – internal and external ones! - David Pugh
1450-1540     Vaccinations and immunity – facts and conjecture - Alex McSloy
 Tea Break
610-1700     A review of the performance of the Enferplex bTB test in Camelids and other species - Alastair Hayton

                                            Click here to view the full  detailed conference programme

Conference Cost: £84 (inclusive of  VAT). This includes the conference fee as well as lunch, tea/coffee breaks and conference proceedings.

Bookings: BAS members can book a place via the “Manage your herd section of the online pedigree registry.

Other delegates may book by sending an email to with their name, address, and the number of tickets required.

A VAT invoice will be emailed with details of the various payment options: credit or debit card, via PayPal, BACS, or cheque

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