Guest Speakers
Dr. Pat Long
2010 Fall Education Event

Dr. Long has co-written important Camelid publications such as "Llama and Alpaca Neonatal Care". He is a well-known veterinarian specializing in camelid health and treatment. He received his DVM in 1976 from Kansas State University. After serving a 5- year stint in the U.S. Army, he entered private veterinary practice in Oregon. As the owner of a four-person mixed animal practice, Eastgate Veterinary Clinic in Corvallis, OR, Pat spends about half of his professional time caring for llamas and alpacas. Dr. Long has been an invited speaker at camelid events worldwide. He has authored numerous articles published in Alpacas Magazine as well as a chapter on herd health in the Veterinary Clinics of North America Llama Medicine. Dr. Long currently sits on the ARF Board and is Board liaison to the Development Committee.