Published on zoospensefull.com the 20.04.2020. | By: Peter Giljam
Sometimes animals at the zoo need eye drops. Taking care of this without anaesthesia takes training. The article explains what steps need to be taken.
Note: Medical training also helps with ultrasounds. With regards to our Twitter post, the Clinic for Zoo Animals, Exotic Pets and Wildlife shared a stunning ultrasound picture:
Medical training has become a central aspect of #zoo animal husbandry and should also be recognised as part of behavioural enrichment. Here is an dental – xray we did from a seal trained on a target – no anesthesia needed! #AnimalWelfare #Behavior https://t.co/RHbLZtwEDX pic.twitter.com/0SbQvD04MX
— Clinic for Zoo Animals, Exotic Pets and Wildlife (@ClinicZoo) May 6, 2020