Images: Giving rabies vaccine during Arctic Care 2013 [Image 3 of 4]
Photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Duran
Spc. Melissa Perez prepares injects a rabies vaccine in a local pet as the owner holds the dog at Point Hope, Alaska, as part of Innovative Readiness Training Arctic Care 2013. Perez, an animal care specialist with the 109th Veterinary Detachment from Garden Grove, Calif., is providing services in remote locations to under-served populations in northern part of Alaska as well as teaching local students about veterinary care. Arctic Care is a multi-service humanitarian and training program focusing on enhancing the interoperability and capacity of U.S. forces in peacetime support operations, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief.
Date Posted:12.13.2013 16:56
Location:KOTZEBUE, AK, US
Hometown:GARDEN GROVE, CA, US