U.S. Southern Command Photo Gallery
CP-17 in Guatemala
PUERTO BARRIOS, Guatemala (Feb. 3, 2017) -- Army Capt. Amanda Jeffries of Raleigh, N.C., assigned to Public Health Activity-Fort Belvoir, Dover Branch Veterinary Service, Va., observes a sterilization procedure performed by local veterinarians on pets belonging to host nationals at the Continuing Promise (CP-17) veterinarian site in Puerto Barrios, Guatemala. CP-17 is a U.S. Southern Command-sponsored and U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet-conducted deployment to conduct civil-military operations including humanitarian assistance, training engagements, medical, dental, and veterinary support in an effort to show U.S. support and commitment to Central and South America. (U.S. Navy Combat Camera photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ridge Leoni)