Dr Viola Chemis is a veterinarian for Heifer’s East Africa Dairy Development project. He speaks from a farm in Kenya and shares her experiences as a livestock vet, why she became a veterinarian and what World Veterinarian Day means to her.

This is part of a short video series that interviews veterinarians, animal technicians and vaccinators in Tanzania and Kenya to celebrate World Veterinary Day on 30th April 2016. Share this link on your social media account and tag #worldvetday.

Compiled by WRENmedia on behalf of GALVmed for World Veterinary Day 2016 (30 April). Video by Pius Sawa, WRENmedia correspondent.