Tradition of healing its curative influence is indisputable, and we are, as an organization, tremendously proud of angell but long before 1915, when our hospital opened, the mspca was already in the healing business. The fondouk is currently the only operating american charitable working equid hospital in the world according to dr kay, the rest of the non-profit equine hospitals are british when the american fondouk first opened in 1927, its mission was to serve equines. When you are a graduate student, if you haven’t written papers, blogs, or anything in a long time, getting back to writing can be scary to counter the “only fieldnotes”-genre of writing, i’ve decided to share stories from the field and my tips and tricks, ups and downs, of conducting fieldwork abroad and first american teaching.
The american fondouk project report 2017 the american fondouk is a charitable equine hospital that has been working in fez since 1927 they have 35 stables, full laboratory and imaging diagnostic equipment and a staff of 4 senior veterinarians (all of whom have completed 12 months fondouk funded internships in either glasgow or lyons) plus 3. The american fondouk (associated with the mspca) is a full-service, charitable equine hospital located in fez that provides free veterinary care to working moroccan animals, especially donkeys, mules, and horses (american fondouk, 2013. The mountain climb was planned for the end of november of 2013 we had an american culture session about holidays in us one of the holidays we discussed was birthdays. The american fondouk was founded in 1927 and provides free treatment for thousands of animals in fez medina each year the hospital is staffed with resident veterinarians including interns, a blacksmith, grooms, technicians and visiting veterinarians and veterinary students carrying out externships.
By means of your ongoing support, the american fondouk continues to offer free care to animals who would otherwise experience pain and hardship every single day of their lives. About dr kay the director of the american fondouk is dr gigi kay, a british veterinarian with a multi-cultural, multi-linguistic flavour dr kay was brought up in the middle east, where her parents worked for the british foreign office, and was educated in a variety of schools with an equally diverse combination of cultures and languages. American humane society and canadian veterinarian making a big difference in lives of horses, mules, and donkeys halfway around the world by: brian adams, mspca-angell the american fondouk is a full-service charitable animal hospital in morocco, operated by the boston-based massachusetts society for the prevention of cruelty to animals (mspca. The american fondouk is a charitable veterinary hospital that treats over 20,000 animals each year for free many people do not realize the mspca-angell has a connection with morocco at that time, it was the heyday of extended european tours.
Fez’s american fondouk promotes equine welfare moroccoworldnewscom by alexandra gritta rabat – located in fez, the american fondouk is a charitable equine hospital on a mission to improve the welfare of working equines and the owners who rely on them. A voice for animals essay contest scholarships deadline: may 25th funded through the american association of equine practitioners (aaep), the winner’s circle scholarship program was established by the race for education to provide $1,500 annual scholarships to outstanding student members who are entering their fourth year of a. Living my dream- becoming a vet my life in veterinary school disclaimer summer 2012, i am traveling to fez, morocco to volunteer at the american fondouk i have just written my letter of intent to come to fez to help animals and the people of morocco internships at uc davis veterinary medical teaching hospital in equine medicine and.
Started in 1927 by american tourist amy bend bishop, the american fondouk is the only american equine hospital operating in morocco there are ten others, run by the british organisation spana the american fondouk is overseen by a board and relies for its funds on private donations. All editorials essays letters op-eds voices fez’s american fondouk promotes equine welfare bouachrine was transferred to casablanca’s bouafi hospital to receive treatment for a. American fondouk betters the lives of the working animals of morocco and the families who depend on their labor learn more about our unique non-profit.
Posts about marina front written by bbgmwebmaster invest in marrakech invest in marrakech search main menu skip to primary content skip to secondary content home about tag archives: marina front al maabar launches new morocco apartments fez’s american fondouk promotes equine welfare 09/02/2018. There is an increasing need to produce veterinarians with knowledge and critical thinking skills that will allow them to participate in veterinary global health equity delivery, particularly in the developing world, where many people remain dependent on animal-based agriculture for a living.
News and views from morocco home essential reading list fes festival 2018 program photo journal recipes. Podcast after the fact: a podcast from the pew charitable trusts after the fact “after the fact” is a podcast from the pew charitable trusts that brings you data and analysis on the issues that matter to you—from our environment and the sciences, to larger economic trends and public health. The hospital treats mostly equines including mules, donkeys, and horses the fondouk also has an educational the fondouk provides training courses and internships in equine medicine in addition, veterinary students from the american fondouk is a not for profit corporation whose mission s to better the lives of the working.