New York Veterinary Foundation’s sponsorship of the 2010 Hampton Classic was met with a great deal of enthusiasm. Thousands of attendees visited the booth, generously donated to the foundation and participated in the Long Island Veterinary Specialists' “Ask the Vet” presentations where LIVS experts offered seminars and workshops, plus answered attendee's questions about their pets' health and well-being. For more information on the "Ask the Vet" presentations view the presentation schedule.
Many of the LIVS experts, including Dr.Dominic J. Marino - Chief of Staff of Long Island Veterinary Specialists and Dr. Curtis W.
Dewey, founding board member of NYVF, associate professor and section head of Neurology/Neurosurgery at the College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, and Staff Neurologist at Long Island Veterinary Specialists were on hand throughout the show to greet visitors at the NYVF booth on Stable Row. Other guest speakers included Dorothy Poppe, Executive Director of the Chiari & Syringomyelia Foundation, Equine Vets Drs. Tallarico and Montesano, Owen McCaffrey of Heart911 and Chris Hanley Law Enforcement K-9 handler and owner of Canine Commander - accompanied by his canine partners Heidi and Brogan.