Exotic Animal Medicine
The vital role veterinarians play in advancing public understanding of zoonotic parasite infection risks as well as preventive measures.
The blaze at the Noccalula Falls Park petting zoo claimed roughly 75 animal lives. No human fatalities have been reported and the cause of the fire remains unknown.
Though the young calf remains unnamed, zoo staff says he's nursing well and spending several weeks bonding with his mother.
The Pine Rockland Trapdoor Spider, kin to the tarantula, was recently identified thanks to Zoo Miami staff.
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On this episode of The Vet Blast Podcast, Dr Christman is joined by second-year veterinary student Christian Capobianco who reflects on the life-changing experience that inspired him to become a wildlife veterinarian and offers useful advice to pre-veterinary students.