Poultry Podcast: Dr. Teryn Girard joins us to discuss Poultry Industry topics and her new lead Veterinarian role


Welcome to the Poultryproducer.com Podcast. This is a fun series interviewing great guests in the Poultry Industry.  Today’s guest is Teryn Girard a highly regarded Poultry Veterinarian from Alberta Canada. Teryn has just joined Prairie Swine Health Services as the Lead Poultry Veterinarian as she looks to expand and grow her team. Anything! with four legs or wings makes her a happy camper.

Episode Summary
  • Teryn touches on her new Veterinarian lead job at Poultry Swine Health Services
  • Teryn talks about her education and passion for the Poultry Industry
  • Teryn discusses how can enjoys helping with and working with all Chicken Farmers
  • Teryn discusses the state of the Poultry industry, where we are today and moving to into the future
  • Teryn answers our popular Rapid Fire Question segment
  • Open Floor- Teryn opens up on the open floor topics of her choice (Brooding)

Teryn’s Bio

Teryn will be spending significant portion of her time providing veterinary support to the poultry group within Cargill Animal Nutrition in Western Canada.

Teryn attended the University of Alberta where she received a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in Poultry Ethology, with application to animal welfare. During her time at the U of A, she worked as a teaching assistant and won numerous graduate student teaching awards. Teryn then completed her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Calgary where she was elected class valedictorian and won the Canadian Veterinary Medicine Leadership award. In addition to performing swine and poultry veterinary medicine, Teryn enjoys presenting at poultry conference and small flock workshops; in addition to guest lecturing at the University of Alberta and University of Calgary.



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