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Small Ruminant Veterinarians of Ontario formed in 2009 in response to the increasing need for continuing education activities directed to improving our knowledge and skills in bringing improved health to sheep, goats and camelids. Since formation, we have hosted 2 to 3 activities per year. The Ontario Small Ruminant Veterinary Conference is another step to improving our knowledge.

We had previously bid to host the International Sheep Veterinary Congress but were unsuccessful. After our second bid, the Sheep Veterinary Society approached us and asked if we would be willing to host their quadrennial “European” meeting. We consider this an amazing honour. Below are the committee members for the Ontario Small Ruminant Veterinary Conference. We hope you will join us in 2019 in Guelph!

Conference Chair:Paula Menzies
Vice-Chair Secretary Treasurer:Jocelyn Jansen
Communications & Promotion:Paula Menzies
Scientific Committee: Paula Menzies (chair)
Cathy Bauman  Charlotte Winder
Jocelyn Jansen
Jeff Rau
Maria Spinato
Sponsorship & Financial Support: Amy Gaw
Heather Aitken
Chris Buschbeck
Pre-Conference Tour: Chris Buschbeck
Jocelyn Jansen
Technical Tours: Rex Crawford
Social Programme: Paula Menzies
Jeff Rau
Heather Aitken
Awards Committee: TBA
Student Volunteer Coordinator: Cathy Bauman and Taylor Hull
LiaisonsSheep Veterinary Society: Kath Dun & Hazel Rice
LiaisonsAmerican Association of Small Ruminant Veterinarians: TBA