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Kenya KEN20-01a Closed
January 9 - January 23
BOSCOVET Project vet work on this trip includes deworming, dehorning and examining sick animals, and training in basic veterinary medicine, animal husbandry and nutrition. Visit the homes of local families to build relationships, sing songs, learn about some of their challenges and successes, pray for the family, and celebrate new well sites for clean water. The team also has the chance to visit the Boscovet Hope Academy to visit and play with the 400+ children enrolled there. Sunday mornings are spent participating and sharing in the worship services also located at the Boscovet Hope Academy site.
|Cost||$1100 (not including airfare to and from Nairobi, or approx. $400 for optional overnight trip to *Maasai Game Preserve).|
|Local Partner||BOSCOVET Project. Team leader: Dr. Dan Haskins|
|Vet Work||Vaccinations, deworming, examining sick animals, and conducting basic trainings in veterinary medicine, animal husbandry, and nutrition.|
|Ministry Work||Relationship building with local families through home visits, prayer requests, and celebrations. Also the chance to engage with local children through the BOSCOVET Hope Academy.|
|Number Needed||Vets and Vet Techs: 3-6. Vet Students: 2-4|
|Max Group Size||10|
|Additional Information||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.|