Dr. Lindsey Peck works on her family’s farm, Marks Farm in Lowville, N.Y, where they milk 4,000 cows and raise 5,000 youngstock. As a veterinarian, she oversees the overall herd health and management of the herd, and is responsible for surgery, pregnancy exams, embryo transfer and calvings. Peck also manages the youngstock program, which encompasses everything from animal health, employee relations, the maternity facility and fresh cow care. She also is a part-time associate at Countryside Veterinary Clinic. Peck earned her bachelor’s degree in large animal science from Delaware Valley College, her D.V.M. at the Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and her clinical training at Iowa State University.
The Dairy Calf & Heifer Association is an organization of calf and heifer growers partnered with allied industry and academia who are dedicated to growing high-quality dairy calves and replacement heifers. DCHA's objectives include: providing educational programs and professional development opportunities for producers and allied industry; developing a communication network for dairy calf and heifer growers, dairy producers and allied industry; establishing business and ethical standards for the industry; and enhancing the profitability of member growers and the dairy industry they serve.
About Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health
Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health, based in Boxmeer, the Netherlands, is focused on the research, development, manufacturing and marketing of animal health products. The company offers customers one of the broadest, most innovative animal health portfolios, spanning products to support performance and to prevent, treat and control disease in all major farm and companion animal species. Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health; subsidiaries of Merck & Co. Inc., Whitehouse Station NJ, USA. For more information, visit www.intervet.com.
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