Images: VETCAP in Kenya [Image 25 of 80]
Photo by Tech. Sgt. Daniel St. Pierre
Members of the 448th Civil Affairs Battalion; members of the Kenyan army's medical battalion; a representative of the international organization Veterinaires Sans Frontieres-Suisse; a local veterinarian; and local villagers gather to watch a goat be treated during a Veterinary Civic Action Program, or VETCAP, in Ngaremara, Kenya, Aug. 7, 2012. The 448th Civil Affairs is assigned to the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, or CJTF-HOA. CJTF-HOA participates in many VETCAPs across East Africa, aiming to help strengthen the capabilities of community based animal health workers, ensure livestock health, enhance agriculture and economic stability and develop trust and confidence with partner nations.