U.S. Soldier Conducts Veterinary Class in Kajaki, Helmand Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • A staff member of the Directorate of Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestock asks a question during a veterinary class in Kajaki, Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013. Topics included treating parasites, deworming and aiding livestock with birthing problems. The Georgia Agricultural Development Team 3, Regimental Combat Team 7 conducted the class. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Army Maj. Eugene Johnson, center, explains how to use a special measuring tape to estimate the weight of livestock to staff members of the Directorate of Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestock in Kajaki in Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013. Johnson, a veterinarian, is assigned to the Georgia Agricultural Development Team 3, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Army Maj. Eugene Johnson, right, explains how to use a special measuring tape to estimate the weight of livestock to staff members of the Directorate of Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestock in Kajaki in Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013. Johnson, a veterinarian, is assigned to the Georgia Agricultural Development Team 3, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Army Maj. Eugene Johnson, center, explains the normal birthing process for livestock to staff members of the Directorate of Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestock in Kajaki in Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013. Johnson, a veterinarian, is assigned to the Georgia Agricultural Development Team 3, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Army Maj. Eugene Johnson, center, explains the normal birthing process for livestock to staff members of the Directorate of Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestock in Kajaki in Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013. Johnson, a veterinarian, is assigned to the Georgia Agricultural Development Team 3, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Army Maj. Eugene Johnson, left, explains how to aid livestock with birthing problems to staff members of the Directorate of Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestock in Kajaki in Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013. Johnson, a veterinarian, is assigned to the Georgia Agricultural Development Team 3, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • U.S. Army Maj. Eugene Johnson, left, explains how to aid livestock with birthing problems to staff members of the Directorate of Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestockin Kajaki in Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013. Johnson, a veterinarian, is assigned to the Georgia Agricultural Development Team 3, Regimental Combat Team 7. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye
  • A staff member of the Directorate of Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestock examines a handout during a veterinary class conducted by , in Kajaki in Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 24, 2013. The Georgia Agricultural Development Team 3, Regimental Combat Team 7 conducted the class. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kowshon Ye