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Second Annual Donkey Welfare Symposium & Adoption Event

  • UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine 1 Shields Ave. Davis, CA 95616 (map)

RegistrationRegister before 10/10 to get a $45 early bird discount.

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Join us for another information filled event about donkeys, the hardest working and most neglected of all our domestic species.  Participate in labs, training sessions, and demonstrations with veterinarians and donkey enthusiasts from all over the world.  Learn about and help plan global efforts to improve the lives of animals who have carried so much of man’s weight for so long.  Maybe even adopt a donkey or two to enrich your own life!

Rooms are reserved at a special rate at The Hyatt Place next to campus.

Event Flyer and Schedule

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Speakers include:

  • Stephen Blakeway, DVM
  • Richard Bruner
  • Eric Davis, DVM
  • Benjamin Hart
  • Mariano Hernandez Gil, MVSc
  • Heidi Hopkins
  • Tammi Krecek, PhD, MBA
  • Irwin Liu, DVM, MPVM, PhD
  • Fiona Marshall, PhD
  • Nora Mathews, DVM, PhD
  • Amy McLean, DVM, PhD
  • Sally Ann Ness, PhD
  • Nicola Pusterla, DVM, PhD
  • Joao Rodrigues, DVM, PhD
  • Joel Viloria

Lets improve the welfare of these wonderful animals!

For more information 
contact: Eric Davis DVM at or 831-809-8248

UC Davis Website

Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue

Donate for this event here

Earlier Event: October 30
Fall Packers Challenge
Later Event: January 16
AMA Awards Banquet