The Resource Pets to the rescue

Pets to the rescue

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Pets to the rescue
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Pets to the rescue
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eng
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Ginsburg, Janet
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  • Medical care
  • Medical technology
  • Epidemics
  • Animals - Care and Health
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Pets to the rescue
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In: New Scientist, 15 October 2005, pp. 44 -47
Contents
The National Companion Animal Surveillance Program and the Zoo Network Lab in the United States are using blood samples and veterinary records of thousands of pets and zoo animals to help predict and monitor zoonotic diseases. This work has helped detect West Nile virus, Lyme and Wells disease and is being used to screen for bird flu. Discussion focuses on these programs and concludes that vets and doctors will have to start working together if these programs are to ultimately succeed. Curriculum area: Biology
Extent
pp. 44 -47.
Label
Pets to the rescue
Note
In: New Scientist, 15 October 2005, pp. 44 -47
Contents
The National Companion Animal Surveillance Program and the Zoo Network Lab in the United States are using blood samples and veterinary records of thousands of pets and zoo animals to help predict and monitor zoonotic diseases. This work has helped detect West Nile virus, Lyme and Wells disease and is being used to screen for bird flu. Discussion focuses on these programs and concludes that vets and doctors will have to start working together if these programs are to ultimately succeed. Curriculum area: Biology
Extent
pp. 44 -47.

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